Opportunities available all year long.

Join your community, and lend a hand to the
Ready for School program.

We welcome groups, organizations, and families as
well as individuals to our volunteer opportunities.

Contact Brianna Lynn at blynn@readyforschool.org
or (616) 834-0515 with questions or for more


  • Attend Ready for School events such as Reach Out & Read, Start School Ready

  • Interact with groups of children to create a fun environment

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  • Attend events for Ready for School around the community

  • Engage with families and community members

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  • With the Reach Out and Read program, you can volunteer to read to a young child as they wait for their doctor appointment

  • Help us make literacy promotion a
    standard part of pediatric primary
    care, so that children grow up with
    books and a love of reading.


  • Attend Ready for School events and help us save and share memories by capturing the event with your camera