Literacy Partners

Joining forces to ensure school readiness.

Within the United States

Reach Out and Read is proud to partner with the following literacy and early childhood advocacy organizations that strongly support our mission.

American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) National Center for Family Literacy (NCFL)
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) National Military Family Association
American Booksellers Association (ABA) Preschool Nation
American Library Association (ALA)

Raising Readers

America's Promise Alliance

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Association of American Publishers (AAP) Reading Rockets
Attendance Works ServiceNation
Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care (EEC) Sesame Workshop (Talk, Listen, Connect)
EVERYBODY WINS! Smart Start and the North Carolina Partnership for Children, Inc.
First Book United Through Reading
International Reading Association (IRA) United We Serve
Joining Forces Washington State Department of Early Learning
Military Child Education Coalition (MCEC) ZERO TO THREE
National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
National Association of Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP)  


Around the World

Reach Out and Read inspires communities and individuals across the globe to replicate our model.  We are proud to have provided technical assistance and guidance to more than a dozen international partners, including:

Philippine Ambulatory Pediatric Association Ti Moun Annou Li (Children, Let's Read/Haiti)
Baylor-Bristol-Myers Squibb Center of Excellence (Lesotho & Swaziland) Family Island Book Initiative (Bahamas)
Nati per Leggere (Born to Read/Italy) Fundación Leer (Buenos Aires, Argentina)


Reach Out and Read 2018 Leadership Conference Sponsors

All-About-Books    Pampers    Scholastic

U.S. Totals
4.7 million
children served annually

Reach Out and Read's thousands of doctors and nurses promote early literacy and school readiness to young children and their families in all 50 states. Each year, medical providers at the nearly 5,000 Reach Out and Read program sites nationwide distribute 6.5 million books to children and invaluable literacy advice to parents.

  Local Impact
Contact Reach Out and Read
Reach Out and Read National Center
89 South St, Suite 201
Boston, MA 02111