Children and adults across Monterey County need your help!

  • Over 11,000 children in Monterey County, K-3rd grade, do NOT read on grade-level.
  • Nearly 90,000 adults in Monterey County do not have basic literacy skills.




Donations will . . .

  • Fund books for low-income children
  • Increase the opportunity for children and adults in Monterey County to improve their literacy skills
  • Fund training to help tutor children and adults
  • Support collaboration across Monterey County to identify and implement “Best Practices” in the areas of:
    • Tutor Training
    • Kindergarten Readiness
    • 3rd Grade Reading on Grade Level
    • Adult Literacy Acquisition