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Reading Partners Expanding to Tulsa to Serve Students in Oklahoma’s Highest-Need Schools

National Literacy Nonprofit Joins Local Effort to Expand Educational Opportunity in Oklahoma Oakland, CA—July 11, 2013—National education nonprofit Reading Partners today announced that it will expand to Tulsa, Oklahoma, with plans to partner with nine elementary schools in the Tulsa Public Schools district.  In its first year, the program is [...]

Reading Partners Receives $75,000 Grant To Expand Successful Literacy Program in Colorado

June 12, 2013—Denver, CO—National education nonprofit Reading Partners announced today that it received a $75,000 grant from the Daniels Fund to support its current program at seven Denver and Aurora, CO schools and help expand to three additional schools in the 2013-14 school year. Reading Partners launched in Colorado in [...]

Silicon Valley Leaders to Compete for Title of Literacy Champion

Reading Partners Inaugural Silicon Valley Celebrity Spelling Bee Pits Business, Philanthropic, and Political Leaders in Spelling Competition   Palo Alto, CA—May 13, 2013—Some of Silicon Valley’s best known leaders, visionaries and entrepreneurs will put their minds to the test and help improve early childhood literacy when they compete in the [...]

Baltimore and San Francisco Mayors Tutor Students as Part of Super Bowl Bet

The Baltimore Ravens win at Super Bowl XLVII earned Baltimore City Public School students class time with the mayors   Oakland, CA—April 24, 2013— On Friday, April 26, Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake will welcome Mayor Edwin M. Lee of San Francisco to fulfill the friendly wager made prior to Super Bowl [...]

Barry Bonds Foundation Supports Reading Partners

Barry Bonds Family Foundation and Reading Partners Announce Collaboration to Improve Childhood Literacy in Oakland Home Run King’s Foundation Spotlights Highly-Effective Literacy Intervention Program Oakland, CA-The Barry Bonds Family Foundation and national education nonprofit Reading Partners announced today a collaboration to improve Oakland students’ literacy skills. The partnership will focus [...]

Mayor Rawlings-Blake Celebrates Launch of Third Grade Reads Baltimore

Mayor Rawlings-Blake Celebrates Launch of Volunteer-Powered Literacy Initiative in Coordination With School District and Reading Partners Competitive Third Grade Reads Grant from Citiies of Service Awarded to Baltimore, Funded by Target BALTIMORE, MD – December 10, 2012 - Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake joined school leaders, education advocates, students, teachers, and volunteers on Tuesday, [...]

Greenloons Spearheads National Book Drive

Greenloons Spearheads National Book Drive to Benefit Reading Partners, an AmeriCorps Literacy Program Vienna, VA, December 4, 2012 - Greenloons http://www.greenloons.com, helping families source the green vacation of their dreams, announces a pay-it-forward international book drive to promote childhood literacy and ecological awareness. The book drive, starting just in time for the [...]

Reading Partners Launches New Reading Center

Reading Partners Launches New Reading Center at San Jose Unified School District’s Lowell Elementary School The national childhood literacy program now serves 101 schools and provides one-on-one reading tutoring to nearly 5,000 students in 7 states. Oakland, CA – December 3, 2012 - Reading Partners, a national education nonprofit that started [...]

Innovative Matching Grant Program Funds Highly-Effective Literacy Tutoring Program

$75,000 from The Rose Hills Foundation and Focusing Philanthropy Will Support Reading Partners Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA–National education nonprofit Reading Partners today announced it received two grants totaling $75,000 to support a highly-effective one-on-one literacy tutoring program in Los Angeles. Focusing Philanthropy, a strategic nonprofit dedicated to supporting effective, well [...]

Reading Partners Featured as High-Quality Nonprofit on Focusing Philanthropy

Oakland, CA October 4, 2012 — Today Focusing Philanthropy announced that they will feature Reading Partners as a “best-in-class” education nonprofit to watch. This honor will be coupled with a matching grant to support a new school launch in the 2012-2013 school year that is just beginning. Focusing Philanthropy identifies, [...]

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