Platinum Sponsor Highlight: Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation

Essential to any successful non-profit are sponsors who believe in your mission and work with you to fulfill that mission. The Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation (WRF) is such a sponsor for AR Kids Read. Since 2013, WRF has supported AR Kids Read through funding of the Arkansas Grade Level Reading Campaign (AR-GLR). This funding over the
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Fun Wash Promotes Literacy in the Best Way

Fun Wash. A place where you can get all your laundry done…and really fast! Though I love Fun Wash, its atmosphere, and its vibrant colors, this is not a sales pitch for them…or AR Kids Read for that matter. It’s a story of how Brittany Smith, the owner’s daughter, decided to look past the laundromat’s
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Jacksonville Equips Students for Literacy Success

You will see many signs throughout the city of Jacksonville. Perhaps the most notable is one that has big red bold letters titled, “Literacy is the Key to Success”. This is the motto for the new Jacksonville North Pulaski School District. The new district has focused on this motto as it wants to equip its
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