Ways to Donate

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Your donation will help give disadvantaged children the opportunity to read and succeed in school and in life. Thank you for changing the life of a child!

Donate Online

Click here to make your tax deductible donation online.  Consider making your donation a recurring monthly donation to help children every month of the year!

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Reach Out and Read Connecticut and Massachusetts
89 South Street, Suite 201
Boston, MA 02111

Donate by Phone

Contact the Reach Out and Read Development Department at
(617) 455-0613 and a member of our Development staff will help
process your contribution. 

Amazon Smile!

When you shop at AmazonSmile, Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charitable organization of your choice. It is the same Amazon you know. Same products, prices and service. Shop AmazonSmile and choose Reach Out and Read by typing it in the search box. 

Matching Gifts and Workplace Giving

Many companies double or triple their employees' charitable contributions through matching gift programs and/or offer workplace giving campaigns.  Inquire at your company about opportunities to multiply the impact of your gift to Reach Out and Read.

Gifts of Stock

Gifts of appreciated stock entitle the donor to tax deductions at the appreciated value with no capital gains tax. For more information, contact the Reach Out and Read Development Department at (617) 455-0613 or email development@reachoutandread.org

Planned Giving

Make Reach Out and Read a beneficiary of your estate plan. Contact the Reach Out and Read Development Department at (617) 455-0613 or email development@reachoutandread.org

More Ways to Donate

  • Dedicate your birthday/wedding/other celebration to Reach Out and Read. Ask friends and family to make a donation in your honor to Reach Out and Read in lieu of gifts. 
  • Turn your online shopping into donations with we-care.com. Go to www.we-care.com to get started. 

For more information, contact Christine Garber, Regional Executive Director, Connecticut and Massachusetts, at (203) 4980-6430 or christine.garber@reachoutandread.org.

  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