Since 1992, SMART Reading has been helping Oregon kids discover a lifelong love of reading and preparing them for brighter futures. SMART Reading is a responsible financial steward, effectively and efficiently leveraging our donors’ investments to reach as many children as possible.

 Where does the money go?

  • Volunteer recruitment, training, and management
  • Extensive background checks for volunteers
  • On-site program management
  • New books for children
  • Data collection and analysis
  • Program research and evaluation