Volunteer Opportunities

Are you interested in making a difference in the lives of families across the country? Raising A Reader offers a variety of volunteer opportunities.

Bay Area, California Warehouse Support

Individuals or small groups may volunteer at the Raising A Reader Warehouse in Milpitas, CA (South Bay). Typical Activities include: placing stickers on books, packing book bags, assembling educator manuals and preparing materials for children and families across the country.

Bay Area, California Office Support

Individuals can work from our Redwood Shores, CA (Bay Area) office and support our work through data entry, collating marketing materials, helping prepare for special projects and countless other tasks.

Local Volunteer Opportunities

  • Participate in Read Aloud events at one of 2,700 program implementation sites across the country.
  • Pack book bags for a school at the beginning of the program year at various locations across the country.
  • Other opportunities as available.

Complete our Volunteer Interest Form.

Everyone enjoyed the BPM day at Raising A Reader. We value our communities and those who engage in activities to help improve the community.

Burr Pilger Mayer

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There are opportunities to volunteer no matter where you are located.

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