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Support UsIn Illinois, 43 percent of young children live in low-income families.

Source: National Center for Children in Poverty

Reach Out and Read Programs can be found throughout Illinois, including in your community.  Please help Reach Out and Read Illinois put books in the hands of children who may grow up without them by contributing today.

Gifts of all sizes will help us continue preparing children to succeed, while also allowing us to expand to underserved areas. And don’t forget, your donation is tax deductible.


A donation to Reach Out and Read Illinois plays an important role in helping young children learn to read. Learn more about what your donation can help accomplish. [...more]


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Reach Out and Read Illinois
1400 West Hubbard, Suite 100
Chicago, Illinois 60642
Phone | 312-733-1026
Fax | 312-733-1791
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Illinois Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics