“The more you read, the more things you know.

The more you know, the more places you’ll go.”
-Dr. Seuss, “I Can Read With My Eyes Shut”

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Partner With Us

In addition to our dedicated Reading Mentors, community partners are essential to our mission to improve third grade literacy. To learn more about partnering with Lead to Read KC, contact Pauly Hart, Executive Director. 

Many thanks to all our generous community partners for giving success to the nearly 1,100 students we served in the 2018-19 school year. We look forward to your continued support and partnership in 2019-20.

OUR COMMUNITY PARTNERS

American Century Investments

Andrews McMeel Universal

AT&T

Baker, Sterchi, Cowden, Rice LLC

Black & Veatch

Blue Cross Blue Shield

Boulevard Brewing Company

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner 

Burns & McDonnell

CACU

CBIZ

Central Bank

Cerner

Chubb

Colonial Presbyterian Church

Commerce Bank

Concorde Career College

Country Club Bank

Crux KC

DST Systems

emfluence Digital Marketing

Federal Reserve Bank

Freedom Interiors

Freightquote

Generator Studio

Global Prairie

Hallmark

H&R Block

Helzberg Diamonds

Henderson Engineers

HNTB

HOK

Holmes Murphy

Husch Blackwell

Jackson Co. Prosecutor’s Office

JE Dunn

Kansas City Power & Light District

Kansas City Sports Commission

KCPD

KC Parks

KCP&L

KCU

Lockton

Marriott Downtown

MARC

MEDiAHEAD

Miller Group

MMGY

MVP Law

Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

Populous

Red Fuse

Rockhurst University

Rolling Hills Presbyterian Church

St. Peter’s Parish

SSC & DST

Service Management Group (SMG)

Sporting KC

Sprint

Travois

Turn the Page KC

UMB Bank

UMKC

United States Marine Corps

US Bank

VanTrust Real Estate

VML

Wagstaff & Cartmell

Water.org