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Sharing the joy of reading and so much more.

“Once you learn to read, you are forever free.” Frederick Douglass

Our Mission

To improve reading skills in low-income communities by providing one-to-one literacy tutoring, free books for home libraries, and an inspiring, high-energy learning environment.

Our Vision

The vision of Freedom Readers Inc. is to interrupt the cycle of poverty by providing opportunities for children to develop advanced literacy skills that will improve their academic performance and increase long-term career prospects.

“Children who read well by grade three are more likely to graduate from high school.” Source: Annie E. Casey Foundation

Spring 2021 Session

Week of January 27th through Week of April 6th

To align with recent CDC recommendations, we are currently taking a break, but will be coming back soon.

Your involvement makes the difference.

Volunteer adult tutors are trained in the skills needed to work effectively at keeping young scholars interested, motivated, and having fun as they learn.

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The Imagineering Labs Sat., March 6th at 10am

Don’t forget to register your kids for The Imagineering Labs! Our next class is March 6th at 10am. Email Mikayla

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Impact Stories

Meet Neville Anson – Future Scientist

Neville is a scholar attending our summer session at Mt. Olive AME Church. During the first two weeks at Freedom Readers, Neville struggled to find his confidence when it came time to present his speech in front of the group.... Continue reading

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Books We Love, Love, Love.

Let us take the guess work out of book donations. Simply click on any book below and you will be taken to the book on Please have the books shipped to our office at 1012 16th Ave. NW Surfside Beach, SC 29575.

Not only will you bring smiles to the faces of deserving children, but Amazon will make a donation to Freedom Readers for every purchase you order through Amazon Smile. Thanks in advance for your support.

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