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It’s United Way Campaign time! If you’re participating in your employer’s United Way program, keep The READ Center in mind. On your pledge form, under “Another Community Nonprofit” enter: The READ Center, 4915 Radford Avenue, Ste. 204, Richmond, VA 23230. Thank you! 

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Become a Student

Our services are FREE to adults 18 and older. For more information and to register for classes, please call 804-288-9930.  

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Financial contributions make it possible for The READ Center to offer literacy programs to students free of charge. Your gift will make a difference in the life of someone who struggles to read to a child, to read the newspaper,

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Volunteer Opportunities

You can make a significant impact by helping adults in our community learn to read.   There are many opportunities to volunteer with The READ Center in locations throughout metro Richmond and Petersburg. The READ Center’s Heroes – Our Teachers and

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