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 staffed entirely by volunteers.

100% of all contributions to RIF-Honolulu are used exclusively for our Oahu children's literacy program.

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

You can make a difference for Oahu's keiki and support RIF-Honolulu's literacy program!

Contributions are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

Please send your gift to:
Reading is Fundamental, Honolulu, Inc.
PO Box 61826
Honolulu, HI 96839-1826

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  • Waianae Squeezies – Mahalo for Your Support!

    In May 2017, the Waianae Squeezies, a team of students from Waianae Elementary School and their advisors/teachers, presented RIF-Honolulu with this touching letter and a generous donation:

    “Congratulations to the Waianae Squeezies for winning First Place in your division at the Lemonade Alley Competition. We are so proud of you! It is especially heartwarming to us that you have chosen to share some of your hard earned profit with the RIF-Honolulu program. Mahalo for your generous support! We look forward to seeing you next school year.” – The volunteers of RIF-Honolulu

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