Kids Need to Read sincerely thanks Mr. Joss Whedon for his extremely generous gift to the organization in the amount of $50,000.  The contribution was made as a tribute to Whedon’s friend and colleague, KNTR co-founder Nathan Fillion. Mr. Whedon is a writer, director, and producer of many popular television and film productions, including The […]

Greetings! It has been a thrilling year for Kids Need to Read!  A beautiful new office, enthusiastic new board members, a devoted new employee, exciting new partnerships—the constant stream of positive support for our passion-filled literacy programs goes on unabated.  Over the past seven years, we have provided thousands of high quality reading resources and […]

by Denise Gary Images courtesy Highlights for Children Hidden Pictures—these words conjure up instant recognition among most everyone throughout the generations. The memories of wonderful stories, illustrations, and projects inside the pages of Highlights magazine universally elicit warm and happy feelings. Through the generosity of our partners at Highlights for Children, Kids Need to Read […]