Annual Rhode Island Reads Partner Meeting 

  • On Monday, December 10, 2018, United Way of Rhode Island and Rhode Island KIDS COUNT hosted the Rhode Island Reads Partner Meeting, attended by state and community leaders.

  • Rhode Island Reads is dedicated toward reaching our goal of 75% of 3rd graders reading at grade-level by 2025.

  • Please see the event's data presentation and pictures; as well as coverage by WJAR 10 and WPRI 12.

Rhode Island Reads celebrates the joy of reading

In the community - see pictures from recent reading events! 


  • The Rhode Island Children’s Cabinet, the Rhode Island Department of Education, and Rhode Island Reads encourage all to share their favorite childhood books and happy memories with reading. See the '#RIReads' activity here on Twitter

The Goal

By 2025, we will double the number of Rhode Island 3rd graders reading at grade-level.