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“Good Truck” delivers donations to Madison organizations ahead of holiday (WKOW ABC27)

Madison Reading Project wraps up community book drive (WMTV NBC15)


Nonprofit Makes Their Mark with a Goal to Give 10,000 Books to Kids This Holiday Season (Spectrum News1) 

Oak Bank teams up with Madison Reading Project to give books to children (WMTV NBC15)

Madison Reading Project needs help collecting children’s books for Christmas (Channel 3000)

Empty Stocking Club recipients to receive 2 gifts this year -- a book along with a toy  (

Community Book Drive to collect books for Madison Reading Project

Community book drive supports families during pandemic (WKOW ABC27)

Hooked on Books seeks $10K for elementary kids' books (Sun Prairie Star)

Wisconsin Innovation Awards (WIA) - 2020 People's Choice Award 

Madison Reading Project wins as 'People's Choice' at 2020 Wisconsin Innovation Awards (

Madison Reading Project wins Innovator of the Year award over nearly 400 entries (WMTV NBC15)

Empty Stocking Club finding new ways to deliver holiday toys to families in need amid pandemic (WI State Journal)

Igniting a Love for Reading (Northerly)

Steve Stricker American Family Insurance Foundation grant helps Madison Reading Project increase child literacy

Kindness Champion Spotlight: Madison Reading Project (Kindness Champions)

Madison Reading Project creates new program for educators (WMTV NBC15)

2020 Wisconsin Innovation Awards Finalists Announced

Madison Reading Project donates record-setting 35,000 books to Dane County children, families (WMTV NBC15)

Despite COVID-19, Madison Reading Project keeps local kids reading with 35,000 free books (InBusiness Madison)

Madison Reading Project delivers 35,000 free books during COVID-19 pandemic (Madison365)

The Madison Reading Project's best children's books about racism for every age (Channel 3000)

Volunteers continue book deliveries in Dane County during pandemic (Spectrum News1)

Educators, Organizations Get Creative to Build Students' Home Libraries During Coronavirus Crisis (School Library Journal)

Madison Reading Project still delivering books (Channel 3000)

Madison Reading Project donates thousands of books to children stuck at home (Channel 3000)

The GRAND Foundation Continues Its Great Work to Support COVID Affected Groups (Grand Appliance and TV)

Madison Reading Project to buy, distribute thousands of books to kids during pandemic (Madison365)

Madison Reading Project working with local partners to get books to kids at home (

A Way to Get Books to Home-Bound Children! (Middleton Chamber of Commerce)

Madison Reading Project to provide, deliver thousands of books for area children (Channel 3000)

Capitols score with Literacy Program (The Madison Capitols)

Madison Reading Project helps gives kids books... for free! (Channel 3000)


Madison Reading Project gives new books to community kids (Spectrum News1)

Read(y) to Wear 2020 (InBusiness Madison)

Read(y) to Wear 2020 (Fair Indigo)

Runway design competition supports Madison Reading Project​ (WMTV NBC15)

SCBWI Join Forces with Local Nonprofits to Give Books to Readers in Need (Storytime Monsters LLC)

Madison Reading Project | Delivering Literacy to Underserved Youth in our Community (Madison Mom)



SCBWI's 3rd Annual Literacy Initiative Gives Books, Builds Dreams, and Offers Hope to Readers in Need (Nerdy Book Club 


For the Spell of It (InBusiness Madison)


Madison Reading Project visits Fitchburg (Factv City of Fitchburg)

"For the Spell of It" raises funds for the Madison Reading Project (WMTV NBC 15)

Big Red Reading Bus visits Verona

Madison Reading Project Offers Free Books to Kids (Middleton Times)

Cap Times' Evjue Foundation gives $1.8 million to area nonpofits and UW-Madison (Madison.Com)


The Big Red Reading Bus is hitting the streets today (WMTV NBC 15)

Go Big Red! Reading bus is rolling out (Wisconsin State Journal)

Big Red Reading Bus Launch Party - Press Release (Isthmus)

Read Up in MMSD Summer School Sites

Volunteering at home (The Clarion) 

Cardboard Couture: From Conception to Runway Debut (Promega Connections)


Madison Reading Project's READ(y) to Wear Fashion Show 2019 (Bella Domicile)

READy to Wear 2019 (Widen)

Impactful marketing with Rowan Childs CEO Founder of The Madison Reading Project (Inspire People, Impact Lives with Josh Kosnick)

Inspired by words (InBusiness Madison)

Capitols Team Up With The Madison Reading Project for “DC’s Reading Challenge" (The Madison Capitols)

Literacy nonprofit to expand reach (InBusiness Madison)

Madison Reading Project’s books reach Northside children (Northside News)


Madison Reading Project is on the Move (Madison Community Foundation)

30,000 books helped kids learn to read last year - - with more texts to come in 2019 (Wisconsin State Journal)



Madison Community Foundation Awards $813,000 to Dane Count Nonprofits (Madison Community Foundation)


Charitable proceeds total more than $2 million from 2018 American Family Insurance Championship
(American Family Insurance Championship)


Packers Foundation awards $800,000 to 230 Wisconsin organizations (Green Bay Press Gazette)


American Girl's Fund for Children Awards Grants to 33 Dane County Organizations
(Madison Community Foundation)


Whiskey and Words (InBusiness Madison)


Ad 2 Madison Public Service Committee Selects Madison Reading Project As 2018-19 Client (Ad 2 Madison)


The Madison Reading Project: 

Improving Children's Literacy in Wisconsin One Book at a Time  (The Vision Therapy Center)


Reading the Need (InBusiness Magazine)


Madison Reading Project: New Goals to Support Literacy in South Central Wisconsin (Madison Essentials)


Book drive needs donations to reach ambitious goal | WISC-TV

#ReadQuest Live: Talking with the Madison Reading Project (Renaissance Learning)


Talk of the Town: 2018 READ(y) To Wear | Wisconsin's 57

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