Growing up in Louisiana in the early sixties, our family had no city or county libraries available to us.  But luckily, the Bookmobile came around on its faithful schedule and afforded us the luxury of regular library visits.  I’ll always remember the “booky” smell upon entering the library on wheels and excitedly picking out my […]

The Kids Need to Read Foundation is excited to announce that it has been approved by the Internal Revenue Service as a 501(c)(3) tax exempt corporation.  The effective date of our exemption is May 22, 2008.  Contributions to Kids Need to Read are deductible under section 170 of the Internal Revenue Code.  We are further […]

Many exciting activities are developing at Kids Need to Read, and we just have to share a little bit about all of the things going on around here. We are always working hard to keep our program strong and vigorous so that we can fulfill our mission for more and more children. Now that summer […]

He-Man and the Masters of the Universe is a powerhouse franchise that is still going strong after 27 years! Now Mattel introduces the Masters of the Universe Classics series of action figures, an updated blend of the vintage and modern character styles. The inaugural figure is King Grayskull, released at San Diego Comic-Con 2008 and […]

Generosity doesn’t have an age limit, and dedicated volunteers come in all sizes! The Kids Need to Read Foundation presents an item for auction donated by one of our young supporters, who wanted to do her part! Thanks to Cody-Anne (age 13) of Community Hero: Team Pardy, you have a chance to bid on a […]

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