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Volunteers who love to read fuel our literacy projects

We’ve had very good success engaging volunteers who have come to us thanks to VolunteerMatch and other web sites. They come with lots of energy, a passion for reading, a love for magazines, and great ideas. Volunteers are helping with outreach to magazines and other media so that we can reach those who need help and who want to sponsor literacy programs in their own communities. They are organizing magazine drives that share magazines with children and families in homeless and other shelters. They are recycling magazines so they can bring joy to others. They are students, and professionals, and mom and dad who want to help make a difference in the lives of their neighbors. We welcome volunteer support with wide open arms.

  • Arizona Housing Incorporated

    501 (c)(3) Charity Housing for Homeless
    Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Needs: 60 Magazines
    Magazines Requested: any adventure/nature magazines, any sports magazines, any art magazines, and any science magazines

  • Hale Empowerment and Revitalization Org (HERO)

    501(c)(3) charity
    Greensboro, AL
    Serving the following number of monthly readers by age:
    Young (5 – 8yrs): 50
    Youth (9-13yrs): 20
    Teens (13-19yrs): 50
    Parents (20-45yrs): 50
    Grandparents (45yrs +): 50
    Magazines Requested: Education or travel magazines

  • Mile High Youth Corps

    501(c)(3) charity
    Education
    Needs: 30 to 100 magazines
    Magazines Requested:
    For Corps members to read to their children: -Kids -Kids Discover -Sports Illustrated Kids -Humpty Dumpty -Hop scotch for Girls -Chick-a-dee -Highlights -Hello -Turtle -Yum for Kids.
    For Corps members to read on their own: -Readers Digest -National Geographic -Sports Illustrated -Make -Men’s Health -Ebony -Kiplinger -Self -O -The New Yorker -Wired

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