Serving the literacy needs of children, adults and families in Lucas, Wood and Seneca Counties.

  • Baskets

    Share Your Love of Literacy and Enter for a Chance to Win!

    Looking for a unique way to support the work of Read for Literacy? Do you love baskets or know someone who does? Need a little fun money? Purchase your tickets now for a chance to win a basket or cash every day in August. Click the image for more information and to purchase your tickets.

  • Bookin IT 5 K Thank You

    BOOKIN' IT 5K and Kids 1 Mile Fun Run - THANK YOU!

    A SPECIAL THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR SPONSORS for the 2014 BOOKIN' IT 5K! We appreciate all of you and so do our runners! Great shirts, great awards and books! Because of you, our programs continue to grow and our students are served! THANK YOU!


    Our Programs

  • Adult Basic Education

    Strengthen Reading Skills

    More than 1,150 participants are engaged in learning; from reading books to learning life skills for the workplace, our student needs are met through individualized goals.

  • Creating Young Readers

    Change the Life of a Child

    Our programs excite a love of learning through reading in preschools, elementary schools and other community settings to increase early literacy skills in children aged three years through second grade.

  • English Language Learners

    Learn English

    Affords speakers of other languages the opportunity to improve their English language speaking, reading and writing skills. Additionally, Read for Literacy volunteers assist students in preparing for completion of their US Citizenship test.