Hey Kids, You are our Heroes!

Hey Kids, You are our Heroes!

You’ve reached for the stars and we can tell!

By asking your family and friends to support your epic cause to raise money so all kids in your community can have their very own books, you have made a galactic difference in our community. We are so proud of you and you should be incredibly proud of yourselves!

Below is a brief overview, but click here to see the final report, click here.

1,117 student participated and we are so thankful for your time & commitment!

A total of $232,555 was raised by student, donors, sponsors, and in-kind support. $81,770 was raised just by students! Wow!

Total minutes read were 566,681. That's over half a million! We could not be more impressed.

Congratulations! Be proud of your efforts and don't forget - Read a Book, Own the Galaxy!


About the BookSpring Readathon
The BookSpring Read a Book, Own the Galaxy Readathon celebrates its 15th year, spreading the love of reading to kids & families throughout Austin & Central Texas. During the two-week Readathon period, students read as many minutes as they can, collect donations from family and friends, and win great prizes!

It’s all about kids reading so that other kids can have their very own books. Through the Readathon, our student readers help BookSpring fill bookshelves with wonderful children’s books, while promoting a love of reading with our kids and families in need in 80,000 homes throughout Austin and Central Texas.

BookSpring builds early literacy in children and families through healthcare (Rx), education (Ed), and the community (Go). BookSpring is dedicated to making sure kids have books that will shape and change their lives.

BookSpring • 2006 Greenbrook Parkway • Austin, TX 78723