Welcome To Wright To Read

Celebrating 35 Years:
Giving the Gift of Literacy since 1979

Most Recent Articles

  • 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
    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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  • Working with Community Partners
    Working with Community Partners
    Part of our mission at Wright to Read is to collaborate with community partners to create a support network that guides each child to success.  One way we work with partners is to offer training and guidance to that tutor in Alexandria.  This fall, Leigh Nida, the Executive Director of Wright to Read, has trained […]
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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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