“Thank You to Our Publisher Sponsor”
Foothill Credit Union

Welcome to Monrovia Reads

Our mission is to create and support an environment where reading is valued and resources are provided

in order that all community members know how to read and do read.

Putting Our Mission Into Action

New Books

We have a program of regular distribution of new books to families with children in poverty or lower socioeconomic status.


The Monrovia Reads Mini-grant program is for teachers of the middle school and high school classes that provides class sets of selected literature books.

Read Across Monrovia

Read Across Monrovia

Read Across Monrovia is a very Popular Community event  where Firefighters, Police, Public Officials and other Community volunteers read twice yearly to all classes in grades K-5 at all 5 elementary schools and both T-K classes.


The  Pro-Active Tutoring  (PAT) Program at the elementary, middle and high schools that supports struggling students in after school programs.

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