Coronavirus Impacts 2020 Guild Luncheon

Dear Friends, As things continue to unfold in the Houston area related to concerns about the spread of the Coronavirus, it seems prudent to cancel or reschedule large public gatherings.  …

Spring Parent Workshops

Eighty-four parents attended our parent workshops last month, and we distributed literacy kits and 120 books to add to their home libraries!  Workshops are offered through our Reading Intervention program …

Read Aloud Month 2020

Research indicates that a child’s reading level by the third grade has a direct impact on future success (i.e., academics, dropout rates, incarceration, poverty). In addition, it has been proven …

Family Literacy Now at Bruce Elementary

This mystery-themed event at Bruce Elementary had sleuths of all ages looking for literacy clues and having fun while learning at numerous literacy-based activity stations. Thank you to all who …

Giving Tuesday 2019

Help us get little ones on track to reading! All aboard The Reading Express as we hit the streets of Houston in collaboration with the Harris County Public Library to deliver critical …

Read Aloud Month 2019

Did you know that research indicates the road to incarceration begins as early as kindergarten, linking reading difficulties with serious behavior problems most commonly seen in at-risk youth? Or that …

Young Professionals 2nd Annual Mixers with Magnums

SEPTEMBER 29 @ 8:30 PM – 11:30 PM Making It Better Young Professionals will host Mixers with Magnums, their 2nd annual fundraising event held in conjunction with our Magnums Make a Difference fundraising gala. The event will take place on Saturday, September 29, …

10th Annual Magnums Make a Difference

Making It Better is thrilled to bring you Magnums Make A Difference, our 10th annual unique wine event that will bring wine lovers together to help us transform lives through literacy. …