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Reading Partners is grateful to the many organizations in Washington, DC who have generously provided volunteers and services to help our students raise their reading skills. Our community partners are a critical part of our mission to help children become lifelong readers, and we thank you.

*Indicates the full value of a multi-year commitment

Our donors


Deerbrook Charitable Trust*


DC Office of the State Superintendent of Education
The Edith Glick Shoolman Children’s Foundation*


A. James & Alice B. Clark Foundation *
Rice-Cameron Family Foundation*
Stuart and Joy Stein Family Legacy Fund*


DC Office of the Deputy Mayor for Education
Hattie M. Strong Foundation*
Horning Family Fund*
The J. Willard and Alice S. Marriott Foundation
McCamy Family Fund of the Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta*
Scott Pearson and Diana Farrell*


Chemonics International
DC Mayor’s Office on Latino Affairs
John Edward Fowler Memorial Foundation
Morris & Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation
Richard E. and Nancy P. Marriott Foundation


The Bancroft Family Foundation
Brae and Seth Blackley
Amy Dunbar and Ted Hester*
Lois and Michael Fingerhut*
George Preston Marshall Foundation
Herb Block Foundation
Jack and Jill Foundation
Diane L. Mooney and Frank Pietrantonio*
Ann Rakestraw and Steven Farina*
Sally Sloan and Tom Hentoff*


Janet B. Abrams
Ghedam Bairu and Andrew Dabalen*
Elizabeth Bausch*
Evonne Connolly*
Sylvia Davis White*
Dimick Foundation
Elizabeth and Jim Engel*
Simone and Wayne Frederick*
Nigest Getahun-Hawkins and Ronnie Hawkins*
Harman Cain Family Foundation
Sue-Jean Kim*
Roopa Kosuri and Kanak Patel*
John Lancaster and Gail Walker*
Lenzner Family Foundation*
Adam Levin*
Cathleen and David Massey*
Bill and Cathleen Phelps*
Andrea and John Rice*
Eric E. Richardson*
Barbara Silverstein and Alan Kirschenbaum*
Hallie and Chip Smith*
Inez Smith Reid*
Benjamin M. Soto*
Rick Spees*
Catherine and Tom Tinsley *
University of District of Columbia


Laure Berlinerblau
Larae Booker
Capitol Hill Community Foundation
Sue Carlton
Ralph and Louie Dweck
Prentiss and Gail Feagles
Andrew and Susan Friedman
Ann and Thomas Friedman
Karen and Sean Gardner
GE Foundation
Georgetown Day School
Susan Gordon
Sarah Hall
Henry E. Niles Foundation
Mimi and Richard Houstoun
Louise and Harry Jaffe
Ruchi Jain and Neal Kemkar
Robert Kaufmann
Erna and Michael Kerst
Karen and Bill King
Kate Koffman and Sid Banerjee
Ellen Kohn
Yvette LaGonterie
Lainoff Family Foundation
Randall Levitt and Johanna Chanin
Dipa Mehta and Mark Nelson
James Mitre
Jeannie and Robert Musslewhite
The Nord Family Foundation
Melanie and Lawrence C. Nussdorf
Richard and Mary Jo Parrino
Passion City Church DC, Inc.
Emily and Marc Porter
Deborah Reagan
Sandra and Richard Spigler
United Health Group
United Way of National Capital Area
Verizon Foundation
Laura Will and Joseph Lipscomb
David and Ellen Winter
World Bank Group

Our community partners

Government agencies

Corporation for National and Community Service
DCPS Empowering Males of Color Initiative
Department of the Treasury
Metropolitan Police Department Cadet Program
US Air Force


The Advisory Board Company
AmeriHealth Caritas DC
Clark Construction
Hogan Lovells
Tishman Speyer


American University
George Washington University
Howard University
Trinity Washington University
University of Maryland College Park

High schools

Benjamin Banneker Academic High School
Blythe Templeton Academy
The Field School
Georgetown Day School
Gonzaga College High School
HD Woodson High School
Maret School
McKinley Technical High School
National Cathedral School
The Parkmount School
Sidwell Friends School
School Without Walls
Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart
Thurgood Marshall Academy PCS
Washington International School
Washington Latin PCS
Wilson High School

Faith-based organizations

Adas Israel
Assumption Catholic Church
Church of the Incarnation
DC Jewish Community Center
District Church
Edgewood Baptist Church
Emory Fellowship
Holy Name College Friary
Steinbruch Center
Temple Sinai

Aligned nonprofits

Communities in Schools
DC Tutoring and Mentoring Initiative
Education Trust
Foster Grandparents
Life Pieces to Masterpieces
Teach for America
Washington Center for Internships
Youth Services Opportunities Project

Community organizations

Anacostia Coordinating Council
Capitol Hill Community Service Association
Far Southeast Family Strengthening Collaborative
Mt Pleasant Village Association
North Woodridge Citizens Association


Thanks to Washington, DC Partners

  • American University

Thanks to our partners

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