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Max and Maggie the Literacy Bees

There are many easy and powerful ways to support and to help kids and families learn to read and succeed. Wonderful people and businesses that volunteer time, money, and magazines and comics are the lifeblood of our mission. We need your help to reach more at-risk children and families.

We need your financial support now to get new and recycled magazines and comics to literacy programs.

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Start your own party – use crowdfunding and social media to raise funds for delivery of reading materials to at-risk readers – children, teens, and adults in mentoring and job training programs, shelters, food pantries, and foster care. 100% of funds received support literacy.

Sponsor a literacy need.

Volunteer to help find and feed children and families hungry to read in your community.

Join a local team.

Recycle your magazines and comics to new readers in shelters and literacy programs.

Get magazines and comics for your at-risk readers.

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Support operations and engage consumers who want to share favorite magazines and comics with  new readers.

Post our banner ads online.

Tell our stories in your magazine, blog and social media sites.

Please share this with others and contact us if you have questions.

  • Casa Ramona Academy for Technology, Community, and Education


    School or Library
    San Bernardino, CA
    Need magazines for 22 males and 18 females between the ages of 11-16 years old
    Magazines Requested: Boys Life, Girls Life, National Geographic, Odyssey, Dig, Owl, Cobblestone, Ask en Español, Faces, Jack and Jill

  • New York Foundling

    New York Foundling

    Foster Care
    18 boys and 24 girls
    New York, NY USA
    Needs: 42 Magazines
    Magazines Requested: LUCKY magazine, J-14, Popstar, Teen Voices, Girls Life and Sports related.

  • Crittenton Women’s Union


    501(c)(3) Charity
    Boston, MA
    Serving Mothers from age 19-40 and children from infant to 5 years old. Most of the children are between 1 and 2.5 years of age.
    Needs: New or recycled magazines for 58 mother and 52 children.
    Magazines Requested: Magazines appropriate for children and toddlers. Magazines about nature, fashion, beauty, exercise. African American specific and Latina specific magazines. Any general women’s interest magazines.

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