giving KIDS an appetite for READING

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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

We are Trophy Brewery’s Charity of the Month for July!

7/5/2019

Read and Feed is the Charity of the Month for July at Trophy Tap and Table. $1 from the sale of every Trophy Husband will go to Read and Feed....

New Hours

5/30/2019

Starting June 3, Read and Feed will have new office hours. We will be open from 9 am- 5 pm Monday to Thursday with a break for lunch from 12:30-1:30...

Jimmy John’s Community Event for Read and Feed

08/02/2019

Jimmy John's is donating 10% of proceeds to Read and Feed on Friday, August 2. Be sure to stop in one of their locations or place a catering order for...

Read and Feed’s A Novel Night

11/15/2019

Mark your calendars for the 2019 event of the year- A Novel Night Gala. This year, you’ll enjoy premier cocktails and fanciful food all while supporting Read and Feed’s efforts...

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