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Our Program

..aims to bridge the reading gap by providing children with the resources they may not have access to at home. Our goal is to help children who aren't reading at grade level to gain confidence, while providing a comfortable setting in which to learn.

About Us

Read and Feed is an after-school literacy program that provides meals, tutoring and books to children from low-income families in Wake County.

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Get Involved

There are many ways you can help us give KIDS an appetite for READING - volunteer, conduct a book drive, sponsor a site or a child, provide meals, to name just a few.

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Current Volunteers

Volunteers, click here to access your schedule and helpful resources.

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Our Impact

78% of children who attend a Read and Feed program have improved reading attitude or confidence. And teachers tell us their discipline improves and the students do their homework.

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News & Events

A Letter to Our Community

06/26/2020

Dear Friends,  Read and Feed acknowledges the anguish, fear, and sadness experienced by our communities and nation right now. We stand in solidarity against the inequalities and injustices that continue...

Read And Feed Covid-19 Community Response Efforts

Since Read and Feed's office closed in mid-March, we've been hard at work constructing how we would bring our mission to life under these new, constrained circumstances.  Fortunately, with the...

Read and Feed Summer Office Hours

06/02/2020

As of June 2nd, Read and Feed's summer office hours are as follows: Tuesday 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Thursday 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM We are accepting, by appointment...

Tell Me a Story Press Release

5/11/2020

For Immediate Release May 11, 2020 Contact: Lisa Brown (lisa.brown@readandfeed.org) Cary Storyteller to Host Read and Feed “Tell Me a Story” Livestream   Cary, NC – Read and Feed aims...

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