A Reading Mentor and student bond over books during a reading session.

How You Can Help

There are many ways you can help Lead to Read KC students build a brighter future:

  • Donate A $250 donation sponsors a student for a year of one-to-one reading and mentoring support. Become a sustaining donor with a $20/month commitment. Lead to Read KC also uses cash donations to purchase books that match our students’ reading levels at a very-low cost. Any amount is welcomed and appreciated! You can donate online via the link below, or mail a check to Lead to Read KC, 6022 N. Strathbury Ave., Kansas City, MO 64151. 

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  • Give Books Donate new or like-new books for special gifts to our students, to expand classroom libraries and to distribute to children in the community via our Reading Is EverywhereSM initiative. See our book donation guidelines for details.
  • Shop If you shop on Amazon, use our Amazon Smile charity link.

Many thanks to all our generous donors and community partners for your support! We look forward to your continued partnership.


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