Funders and Partners

Thank you for your generous support!

We are so very grateful to our many funders and partners including:

Alpha Phi Omega, UConn Chapter

American Savings Foundation

Amazon Books

An Unlikely Story Bookstore and Cafe

Barnes & Noble

The Beveridge Family Foundation

Blue State Coffee

Bob's Discount Furniture

Boston Bruins Foundation

Bridgeport Prospers

Bristol Early Childhood Alliance

Campaign for Grade Level Reading

Cape and Islands United Way, Women United

Charlesbridge Publishing

Community Foundation of Greater New Haven

Community Foundation of Southeastern Massachusetts, Acushnet Foundation Fund

Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts; M. Constance Breck Memorial Fund, Nan and Matilda Heydt Fund administered by Bank of America

Connecticut Community Foundation

Connecticut Early Childhood Alliance

Connecticut State Medical Society

Cover 2 Cover

Danbury Promise for Children

Definitive Healthcare

Edward Bangs Kelley & Elza Kelley Foundation, Inc.

Funder Collaborative for Reading Success

Greater New Bedford Literacy Consortium

Greater Worcester Community Foundation

Grossman Family Foundation

Hartford Steam Boiler

Hartford Wolf Pack Community Foundation

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing

Irene E. & George A. Davis Foundation

Liberty Bank Foundation

Literacy Volunteers

The Ludke Foundation

Magellan Diagnostics

Main Street Community Foundation

Middlesex United Way Women's Initiative

NewAlliance Foundation

Noah Webster House & West Hartford Historical Society

Northern Berkshire United Way Community Needs and Special Grants Program

Norwalk ACTS

Norwalk Early Childhood Council

People's United Community Foundation

Pitney Bowes Foundation

Pfizer Inc.

Raising a Reader

Reading Success by Fourth Grade

Rotary Club of Cambridge, MA

Rotary Club of Middletown, CT

Rotary Club of Stamford, CT

Rotary Club of Waterbury, CT

Scholastic, Inc.

Stamford School Readiness Council

Stocker Foundation

The Literacy Coalition of Greater New Haven

Tish Rabe Books

United Way of Coastal Fairfield County

United Way of Greater Waterbury

United Way of Western Connecticut

Victor Joseph, Children's Book Author

William Casper Graustein Memorial Fund and Discovery Communities

Willimantic Rotary Club

Worcester Reads



  Local Connecticut Impact
72 Reach Out and Read Programs
39,418 Children Served Annually
73,078 Books Distributed Annually
U.S. Totals
4.7 million
children served annually

Reach Out and Read's thousands of doctors and nurses promote early literacy and school readiness to young children and their families in all 50 states. Each year, medical providers at the nearly 5,000 Reach Out and Read program sites nationwide distribute 6.5 million books to children and invaluable literacy advice to parents.

Contact Reach Out and Read
Reach Out and Read National Center
89 South St, Suite 201
Boston, MA 02111