2019 Celebrity Spelling Bee

To Bee or Not To Bee: Celebrity Spelling Bee will go virtual in 2020

Oct 21, 2020 at 10:38 am by literacymatters

Read To Succeed announced the 14th annual Celebrity Spelling Bee will be held virtually at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 5 on Facebook Live. The annual Celebrity S.... Read More
Read To Succeed and A Community Thrives

Read To Succeed chosen for 'A Community Thrives' grant program

Sep 23, 2020 at 08:00 am by literacymatters

Read To Succeed is thrilled to announce its participation in A Community Thrives, a program of the Gannett Foundation and the USA TODAY NETWORK. This is the Foundation's.... Read More
Read to Succeed

Help wanted: 1-on-1 tutors for Read To Succeed's ESL program

Jul 24, 2020 at 10:00 am by literacymatters

If you are looking for a rewarding volunteer opportunity, please consider being an ESL (English Second Language) teacher or one-on-one tutor for adult learners living or wor.... Read More
Read To Succeed

Read To Succeed receives 2 $10K grants from the Dollar General Literacy Foundation

May 21, 2020 at 01:48 pm by literacymatters

The Dollar General Literacy Foundation recently awarded Read To Succeed two grants, a $10,000 grant to support Youth & Family Literacy and a $10,000 grant to suppo.... Read More
Nashville Predators Foundation

Predators to honor Murfreesboro nonprofit at Feb. 16 home game

Jan 21, 2020 at 07:00 am by literacymatters

The Nashville Predators Foundation has chosen Read To Succeed as its selected charity for its game versus the St. Louis Blues on Sunday, Feb. 16. On this night, the.... Read More
2020 One Book Selection

2020 One Book Selection 'It’s All Relative' Connects Us All

Jan 15, 2020 at 03:45 pm by literacymatters

Each year Read To Succeed and The Rutherford County One Book Committee, select a book to unify the community. This year, we have selected "It's All Relative: Adventures.... Read More
Little Libraries

Ribbon-cutting set Sept. 16 for 'Little Libraries' on Breezeway Trail

Sep 14, 2019 at 10:00 am by literacymatters

A ribbon cutting for three "Little Libraries" will take place at 5 p.m. Monday, Sept. 16 on the Breezeway Restorative Trail located behind The Fountains at Gateway. The public.... Read More
Read To Bee

Thurman Francis student wins 16th annual Read To Bee Spelling Bee

Apr 23, 2019 at 08:00 am by literacymatters

The 16th annual Read To Succeed "Read To Bee Spelling Bee" sponsored by Jennings and Rebecca Jones Foundation and Red Stone Federal Credit Union was held Friday evening, April.... Read More
UNPLUG & Read

February is UNPLUG & Read Month

Feb 04, 2019 at 07:00 am by literacymatters

We all do it – find ourselves eating away our time while we scroll away at social media, let our Netflix screen keep auto-starting the next episode, or go down a rabbit.... Read More
One Book of Rutherford County

The 2019 One Book of Rutherford County Selection is a coming of age story by a local author

Jan 03, 2019 at 08:00 am by literacymatters

The 2019 One Book of Rutherford County selection will remind you what it’s like to be a teenager running headlong into adulthood. One Book of Rutherford County has chos.... Read More