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Photograph © Denise Gary Kids Need to Read: Organization 29061 Here is an easy way for shoppers at Fry’s Food Stores to support Kids Need to Read! Simply register your VIP card online and then select Kids Need to Read as your Community Rewards preference (takes mere moments)—KNTR will receive a percentage of $2,000,000 over […]

by Denise Gary Kids Need to Read recently received a check in the amount of $10,000 from A-Kon®, an anime convention conducted during the first weekend of June in Dallas, Texas. In a letter, Vice Chairman Laura Morris explained, “This year we tried several different donation ideas, and I am very pleased to let you […]

Outgoing Operations Director Debbie (Brown) Robinson and Executive Director Denise Gary © Robert Gary Thank you, Debbie (Brown) Robinson, for standing alongside me from the beginning—for seven years—helping to found and build Kids Need to Read. For pouring your soul into the organization, for sacrificing your personal time and health, for taking the beatings of […]

by Denise Gary Photographs © Denise Gary Students at Children First Academy in Tempe, Arizona created posters as part of the Kids Need to Read Kids-N-Peace program conducted at the campus by School Counselor Todd Kemmerer. Kids Need to Read provided each fifth through eighth grade student with a copy of Jay McGraw’s Life Strategies […]

by Denise Gary Photographs © Denise Gary Kids and Books and Theater and Imagination! Kids Need to Read was honored to partner with Mesa Arts Center during the 2013–2014 school year, supporting their Literacy through the Arts residency program at Lowell Elementary School in Mesa, Arizona. Kids Need to Read provided books in support of the […]

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