Brief Introduction

Reading is Fundamental, Honolulu, Inc. (RIF-Honolulu) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

• Encourages a love of reading through book ownership
• Provides 16,000 books a year to K-3 students in under-resourced communities on Oahu
• Is an all-volunteer organization, with no paid staff

Your gift of $75 funds the distribution of books to 1 classroom, $150 funds 2 classrooms, and $300 funds 4 classrooms!

100% of all donations to RIF-Honolulu are used exclusively for our Oahu children's literacy program! Contributions are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

You can make a difference for Oahu's keiki by sending your contribution to:
Reading is Fundamental, Honolulu, Inc.
PO Box 61826
Honolulu, HI 96839-1826

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    Make sure your beach bag is packed with all of the essentials: towels, sunscreen, and books! Reading Is Fundamental has book suggestions and free e-books so you can read in the sunshine all summer long! Visit for books, activities and more for a perfect #RIFSUMMER!