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Laissez les Bon Temps Rouler (That’s fancy Cajun-talk for ‘Let the Good Times Roll’) at the Second Annual Kids Need to Read Cajun Crawfish Boil Charité With Chef Sauce Boss (Who Dat!?) Fundraiser for Kids Need to Read Saturday, April 12, 2014 4:00 PM–8:00 PM Kids Need to Read “Back Forty” 33 S. Mesa Drive, […]

There was a little flame—the child of a bold and fearless fire.   Greetings, Keepers of The Little Flame! It is with the greatest of gratitude and joy that we report The Little Flame children’s book project has SUCCESSFULLY funded! The total raised through the Indiegogo campaign was $6,662 (111% funded)! Please forgive us while […]

by Denise Gary Photograph © Cindy Pickard Every autumn, Firefly fans across the country don their brown coats, tight pants, and pink layer cake dresses in celebration of the annual Browncoat Ball. This year the ball was hosted in Kids Need to Read’s corner of the world by the Arizona Browncoats. The group decided to […]

by Debbie Brown Photographs © Bruce Matsunaga and David Ranck Kids Need to Read is always looking for new ways to spread the love of reading to children. We had the pleasure of attending Phoenix Festival of the Arts this year, and what an amazing weekend! The sun was shining and everywhere there were smiles! […]

Help The Little Flame Become a Fire of Peace! Click here to see The Little Flame Indiegogo Project Starting Monday, January 27th and ending Thursday, March 13th, 2014 We have fun, exciting news for supporters of children’s literacy! As some of you may remember, we attempted a Kickstarter campaign last November to fund a children’s […]

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