Meet Our Volunteers

  • Youth Literacy Fundraiser - This is the last week of the Youth Literacy Fundraiser hosted by dd’s DISCOUNTS in Richmond, which grants Read-Aloud credit at FirstBook Marketplace from customer donations.  Thank you to everyone who has donated, and to the dd’s DISCONTS employees at … Continue reading
  • Thank you Readers! - The program year has ended and we thank our Readers for another successful year! Our volunteers are our life’s blood, we could not do this without you. Muchas Gracias, Merci beaucoup, mille grazie!
  • 2017-18 Annual Review posted! - Our number crunching is over, and we have posted our Annual Review and uploaded the briefer Snapshot for the 2017-18 program year. Enjoy perusing!

  • Volunteer Handbook Wiki - Physical handbooks are hard to update continuously, so we have moved to an online wiki version, located at
  • New School Year - Read-Aloud is preparing for a new school year!  Our Annual Conferences are on Tues. Aug 29th, 10:30-12:30 or Thurs. Sept 17th, 1:30-3:30 pm (both at UUCB).  Please RSVP to or (510) 237-0735 to let us know that you are … Continue reading
  • Summer Program - If you want to read to small groups of kids over the summer (June 18th-August 8th) at a city of Richmond summer camp (Camp Achieve), please sign up here. We’ll be at Nevin Community Center & Verde Elementary (summer location … Continue reading