In partnership with our valued supporters, we aim to continue
growing so that Reach Out and Read is integrated into pediatric
care in every clinic throughout the nation.
We welcome applications from clinical sites
that wish to become an official Reach Out and Read site.
Learn more about starting a Reach Out and Read program here.
Reach Out and Read's impact is magnified and
enhanced by the work of thousands of volunteers
Our dedicated volunteers can help support programs in their
- Donating books (both new and gently-used)
- improving literacy-rich waiting rooms
- Reading aloud to children at select program sites.
Learn more about volunteering here.
The Reach Out and Read intervention receives broad
bipartisan support in Congress.
In December 2015, Congress passed the Every Student
Succeeds Act into law. This law authorizes the Reach Out
and Read model in federal education policy for the first time.
Fifteen states currently invest in local Reach
Out and Read affiliates, providing critical funding for books and
Find out more here
Employment with Reach Out and Read represents more than
just a job.
Our team is comprised of highly-skilled
professionals who have a deep commitment to excellence,
and to the children and families we serve.
There are opportunities to work with Reach Out and Read both
in local affiliates and in our National Center in
Learn about current vacancies here.