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I Am Raising A Reader

Raising A Reader is proud to announce the addition of I Am Raising A Reader to it's validated program model. I Am Raising A Reader will deepen RAR's family engagement model to include digital support for families Learn more »



Featured Partner

Through the end of 2015 Hanna Andersson will donate 15% of profits from all sales of organic striped long john pajamas to Raising A Reader. Raising A Reader is excited to partner with such an outstanding organization. Learn more »

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Our Story

Raising A Reader

Raising A Reader (RAR) is an early literacy and family engagement program for children ages 0-8 that helps families develop book-sharing routines with their child.

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Financial Literacy

Bank of the West has partnered with Raising A Reader to create a financial literacy program that provides innovative early literacy, family engagement and financial literacy programming to children throughout the country. Learn more »