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Raising A Reader

Org #5202
Vetted since 2010 Site Visit Verified
1999
year founded
$226,531
raised on GlobalGiving
11
years fundraising
10
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Raising A Reader has grown from a local early childhood literacy and family engagement program in California founded in 1999 to a national force that serves over 150,000 children and families annually across 36 states. We collaborate with 285 Affiliate partners and 3,000 diverse implementation sites including schools, agencies, children and family-focused organizations, churches, migrant and Native American groups, libraries, and even corporations that offer RAR as an employee benefit. Through our national network of Affiliate organizations, Raising A Reader builds the capacity of local partners to engage their families in gaining the skills and resources necessary to develop at-home literac... read more

Project Leaders
Jennifer Ford
Jennifer Ford
Shelly Coulter
Shelly Coulter
Mikaela Houghton
Mikaela Houghton
Noelle Colomé
Noelle Colomé
Team
Michelle Torgerson, Rebecca Armstrong, Jennifer Ford, Michelle Hyman, Noelle Colome
Organization Information
489 Valley Way
Milpitas, CA 95035
United States
6504890550
Organization Information
489 Valley Way
Milpitas, CA 95035
United States
6504890550

Project Reports

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Jul 8, 2021
Super Summer in progress - thank you!
From our community to yours, hello! Inspired, hopeful, and energized are all words that come to mind when reflecting on the generosity of supporters like you, who share our commitment to helping...
Jul 7, 2021
Super Summer in progress - thank you!
From our community to yours, hello! Inspired, hopeful, and energized are all words that come to mind when reflecting on the generosity of supporters like you, who share our commitment to helping...
Mar 9, 2021
You've Continued to Support Students - Thank You!
Dear Friend, Raising A Reader (RAR) pursues our mission by building the capacity of local Affiliates to engage families in developing at-home literacy routines. We prioritize children least likely to...
 
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