Fundraise for SMART Reading

You could help provide the life-changing gifts of books and reading for children in Oregon.

Our amazing supporters combine their talents and passion for children’s literacy to raise money for SMART Reading. They dedicate birthdays, rally their book clubs, and even write books – all to help us create a better educated Oregon.

Start a Fundraiser

Step One

Create and customize your fundraising page. Set a goal, choose a photo, and tell the world why you believe in SMART Reading. To receive our comprehensive toolkit with sample emails, social media posts, and more, fill out this brief form.

Step Two

Start fundraising! Invite your friends, family, colleagues and neighbors to join you in supporting young readers. Check out the toolkit for sample messages to use.

Step Three

Say thank you. Let your community know that their gifts have an impact, helping to provide new books and reading support to kids.

Why Now?

SMART Reading is turning 30! In honor of this milestone, we’re hosting Read On!, a year-long community fundraiser that invites YOU to help ensure SMART Reading can continue providing the access to books and reading support that kids need this year and for the decades to come. 

By joining us now, you’ll also double your support! An anonymous donor is matching gifts up to $75,000! Act now and together we can inspire excited, confident young readers all the better prepared to succeed.

Join us and Read On!