Welcome to Arizona BookPALS! We’re so glad you’re here. Arizona BookPALS is part of the National BookPALS literacy program sponsored by the Screen Actors Guild Foundation. We place actors, performers, theater students and trained community volunteers into under-served elementary schools to…read more>>
Welcome to Florida BookPALS and PencilPALS! With over 300 volunteers in 12 counties from Tallahassee to Miami, we are reading aloud to and mentoring more than 10,000 children across Florida each week of the school year! Florida BookPALS is now in its thirteenth year and PencilPALS is in its tenth. Our programs have grown bigger…read more>>
Los Angeles BookPALS!
Welcome to Los Angeles BookPALS! Thank you to all of our talented, generous readers, attentive students, caring administrators, and important donors! We’re having a wonderful school year. We’re always looking for more readers and donors. Not only do we “perform” in classrooms weekly, we’re reading in hospitals, museums, and shelters …read more>>
New York BookPALS!
Welcome to New York BookPALS! Would you like to volunteer your time and make a difference in the life of a NYC elementary-aged student? Are you a performer living in one of the five boroughs of Manhattan? Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to find out how you can get involved and discover when our next New Reader Workshop…
San Francisco BookPALS!
Welcome to San Francisco BookPALS! Become a BookPAL! Join fellow actors and performers in the Bay Area who volunteer their time to read aloud to children. Reading aloud awakens imaginations and stimulates interest in reading. By using your talents as an actor and expressive reader, you bring stories to life. And now is the perfect time to…read more>>