Become a Board Member

Become a Reading In Motion Board Member

At Reading In Motion, our group of board members play a vital role in advancing our mission of promoting literacy and creating a lifelong love of reading in children.

Your contributions will directly impact the lives of countless children, empowering them through the transformative power of reading and improve literacy rates within the community.

Responsibilities of a Board Member:

  • Actively participate in board meetings, providing valuable insights and strategic planning & guidance.
  • Assist in fundraising strategies, including organizing special events, campaigns, and securing sponsorships.
  • Advocate for Reading In Motion's mission within your professional and personal networks.
  • Contribute your unique skills, expertise, and perspectives to support the organization's growth.
  • Oversee and ensure the effective allocation of resources and financial accountability.

Benefits of Becoming a Board Member:

  • Make a meaningful impact on your community by promoting literacy and education for children.
  • Collaborate with like-minded individuals who share your passion for reading and learning.
  • Gain valuable leadership experience and professional development opportunities.
  • Expand your network by connecting with influential individuals and organizations.
  • Contribute to the long-term sustainability and success of Reading In Motion.

Join Our Mission

For further inquiries or to discuss additional ways to support Reading In Motion, please contact Julie Reeder, Director of Development, at or 312.357.9463.

Together, we can unlock the power of reading and create a brighter future for generations to come.

Other Ways To Get Involved

Literacy Support

More students than ever need help building literacy and reading skills. Donations to literacy support will help children open doors to lifelong learning opportunities.

Raise Funds

Support Reading In Motion by doing what you love by creating a literacy fundraiser to raise funds for children in the literacy program.

Volunteer Support

Volunteerism efforts will help Reading In Motion continue to expand its vital work, focused on getting at-risk children to read. Become a volunteer today.