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Raising A Reader

Org #5202
Vetted since 2010 Site Visit Verified
1999
year founded
$230,077
raised on GlobalGiving
12
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 over 285 Affiliate partners that administer RAR at 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... read more

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

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Jan 19, 2023
Raising a Reader's 2022 Year in Review
Dear GlobalGiving Community, Thank you for helping Raising a Reader reach over 170,000 families across the nation in 2022!  Together we are creating a world where all children have the family...
Jan 19, 2023
Raising a Reader's Impact in 2022
Dear GlobalGiving Community, Thank you for helping Raising a Reader reach over 170,000 families across the nation in 2022!  Together we are creating a world where all children have the family...
Sep 29, 2022
Raising A Reader Addresses Pandemic Learning Loss
Dear Friend,You subscribed to email updates from Provide Vital Literacy Programs for US Children by Raising A Reader, a project on GlobalGiving. Here's the unedited update from the...
 
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