The officers and directors of Kids Need to Read are pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Marlinda White-Kaulaity to the foundation’s Board of Directors.  Dr. White-Kaulaity is a long-time educator having worked as a high school English teacher for 24 years, and thereafter, having taught composition courses at the community college level and also […]

Written by Denise Gary It is always very moving when children work to make life better for other children they have never met. I am never sure they truly comprehend the desperate lives other children sometimes lead, but I do know that a spirit of peace, tolerance, and compassion is forged by working to help […]

Written by Rebecca Hipps As busy adults, it is often difficult to find time to directly promote literacy in the lives of our children.  Between working, school, and completing all the tasks parents must do on a daily basis, time simply runs out.  As children grow and develop, it is very important that they receive […]

Written by Debbie Brown Sometimes the greatest gifts can come from the most unexpected places.  Last year Kids Need to Read received an email from a young man getting ready to celebrate his Bar Mitzvah.  For those of you who don’t know, a Bar Mitzvah is a coming of age ceremony in the Jewish religion. […]