Community Sponsors

Thank you to all of our Community Sponsors

As Community Sponsors, these esteemed businesses and community leaders help make our mission possible. Their support as Community Sponsors allow us to continue and expand our local programming  – from our school-based program, Books as Bridges, to our local bookshelf donation program, Books in the Bluegrass. Together, International Book Project and Community Sponsors change lives, one book at a time.

Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky Inc.

Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky Inc. (TMMK) is an automobile manufacturing factory in Georgetown, Kentucky, USA. It is part of Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, owned by Toyota Motor Company of Japan. Through a grant, TMMK plays a huge role in our local Books as Bridges program. We are thankful for their generous contributions, which allow the International Book Project to promote literacy here in the Bluegrass State.

Salomon & Company


Salomon & Company is an independent wealth planning firm. Locally owned and operated. Salomon has assisted clients in working toward their financial goals for over 40 years. Salomon is a longtime supporter and International Book Project is grateful for its commitment to our mission and the financial support of its employees.

Clay Ingels


Clay Ingels is known throughout central and eastern Kentucky as a major supplier of quality building products. The company, after outgrowing two locations, has expanded to include both retail and wholesale divisions, carrying not only masonry products, but also several lines of windows, doors and hardware.





Pop-A-Lock of Lexington is a trusted locksmith in the Lexington, KY community and surrounding counties. Locally owned and operated, this Lexington locksmith specializes in residential, business, and automotive services. The Lexington locksmith franchise of Pop-A-Lock has been active since 1995. Accredited with the BBB and proud members of the Associated Locksmiths of America.

Peoples Exchange Bank

Since 1912, Peoples Exchange Bank has served central Kentucky communities with a personal approach to banking, offering a combination of technology, convenience and service.


Craig and Madonna Turner


International Book Project thanks community leaders, like the Turners, for their dedication to the betterment of youth and families in Central Kentucky. With their support, International Book Project is able to provide local programming – from our school-based program, Books as Bridges, to our local bookshelf donation program, Books in the Bluegrass.