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A young child’s journey to success begins with you! Your donation today can help us make a difference in the lives of children in Kansas City.

Your Impact

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$70 ($6/mo)

Provide one child’s library including 15 books

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$150 ($13/mo)

Provides 30 children new books and school readiness advice

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$250 ($21/mo)

Provides enough books to launch our program at a new clinic

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$500 ($42/mo)

Provides books and materials for 75 kindergarten book bags

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$1,000 ($84/mo)

Provides enough books for an entire year at a clinic


Virtual Book Drive

Be a Brain Builder 

Our Brain Builders are Reach Out and Read Kansas City's sustainable givers. This special group of individuals support our work with monthly gifts that provide a vital funding stream when considering programming and staff efforts.

When you donate online, select the monthly gift option. A monthly gift of $10 or more will make you a member of our Brain Builders group.

Do you have an extra 5 minutes? Take this QUIZ to see how much you know about brain building efforts at ROR-KC!

Thank You, Brain Builders!

  • Ben & Jessica Gebhards
  • Beth Abraham, M.D.
  • Carla Spencer
  • Cathy McCaddon
  • Dayna Payne
  • Deryl & Paige Wynn
  • Eli Colmenero
  • Emily Akins
  • Jennifer Horsley
  • Jennifer Mulsow
  • Kayla & Roger Maalouf
  • Kelly McGovern
  • Mary Jo Williams
  • Megan Sturges-Stanfield
  • Megan McClure
  • Olivia Tyson
  • Raisa Akram
  • Sallie Paige-Goertz
  • Sally Clark
  • Susan Mertz
  • Susan Randolph
  • Thad & Jane Carver
  • Thomas Seck
  • Tracy Jones, D.O.

We recognize Brain Builders here. If you'd prefer not to be publicly thanked, please email

Donation Details

Reach Out and Read KC partners with KU Endowment, the official fundraising foundation for the University of Kansas, to process donations. KU Endowment applies 100% of every gift to the donor's specified purpose, so please be assured that your gift, in its entirety, will benefit the Reach Out and Read program.

Reach Out and Read Kansas City

Reach Out and Read Kansas City

Mailing Address:
3901 Rainbow Boulevard

Mailstop 1051

Kansas City, KS 66160 

Physical Address:
KU Medical Center Support Services Building
2100 W. 36th Ave
Kansas City, KS 66103

Phone: 913-588-2793