Welcome To Wright To Read

Celebrating 35 Years:
Giving the Gift of Literacy since 1979

Leadership Transition at Wright to Read

Most Recent Articles

  • Mentor of the Month
    Mentor of the Month
      Out of the mouths of babes: Interview with my mentee on the value of mentorship By Diana Rodriguez The other day, I took my student/mentee, Aidan, to have a special dinner for our one year anniversary of being paired as mentor and mentee with Wright to Read. During that time together, I asked him […]
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  • Give to Alexandria Children this Giving Tuesday
    Give to Alexandria Children this Giving Tuesday
    We have a day for giving thanks. We have two days for getting deals. Now, we have #GivingTuesday, December 2nd, a global day dedicated to giving back, and Wright to Read needs your support. #GivingTuesday is a special call to action that creates a national day of giving around the annual  shopping and spending season […]
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  • Bookcases
    Wright to Read students take home between 6 and 20 books each year.  We know that not all students have a place to keep those books, so we have been hosting Bookcase Building Days and giving hand-painted bookcases to our students.  Thanks to Capital One Bank employees for building 16 bookcases in October.  We gave […]
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Our Mission

Wright to Read provides volunteer-based one-on-one sustained literacy tutoring & mentoring relationships to City of Alexandria elementary school children in need, and collaborates with families, schools and community partners to create a comprehensive support network that guides each child to success.

Our Vision

Every child will have the necessary literacy skills to achieve success in school and in life.
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