Motivating young readers to celebrate reading
as a way to excel in school and succeed in life...
The Chuck4Short Foundation, 501(c)(3), is a locally owned and operated nonprofit organization committed to improving the reading readiness for kids K-3 to ensure they reach grade level literacy. Our organization creates fun ways to read and learn by crafting moral-based storybooks, providing free books to the community via our mobile library, and offering tutorial/mentoring services to help children learn to read and succeed.
Life, Love & Literacy: Father Daughter Gala
September 23, 2017 | 3:30-6:30pm | Trinity University
Shortcuts are fun animated versions of our Chuck4Short book series.
Latest Chuck4Short Community Events
the Present is a Gift
The Chuck4Short Foundation treated families supported by the WE-CAN-CERVIVE organization to a ToysRUs shopping trip for the holidays.
Books and Baskets
Meet Mr. Poindexter's 3rd grade class at Browne Education Campus in N.E. D.C. The Chuck4Short foundation awarded books and Georgetown Basketball tickets to the participants in the teacher vs student basketball game.
Every Child, Every Chance, Every Day
Every Child, Every Chance, Every Day is our annual initiative that provides free backpacks, school supplies and additional resources to students and families in the District. In 2017, we set a high priority on reinforcing the value of reading at home with a parent, sibling or guardian.