A Bookstore Tour for National Literacy Month!

We’re not shy about it: We think literacy is the most important single tool in helping to lift people and families out of poverty. On its own, literacy can empower someone to take a big step forward in pursuing more gainful employment, to have a more stable home life, and to keep those positive changes […]

Meet Donya: July’s IndyGo Student of the Month!

When Donya arrived in the U.S. five years ago, she thought she would be moving to a new land of opportunity. Instead, she was almost immediately confronted with what she calls the most challenging experience of her life. “It was like breaking out of a bubble and being thrown into a world of strangers,” Donya […]


Celebrate Six Years of Indy Reads Books!

Indy Reads Books is turning six years old on Friday, July 13 and we want YOU to come celebrate with us! It’s not every year you get to turn six years old, and we want to share in the festivities with a summer sidewalk bash at Indy Reads Books on Friday, July 13! From 5pm […]

Meet Juan: May’s IndyGo Student of the Month!

For Juan, Indy Reads’ Community Classrooms are a family affair: Juan and his family migrated to the United States from Spain pursuing better opportunities in America, but it wasn’t long before Juan’s mother realized her challenges in reading and writing would hold her back. She enrolled in the donor-powered Community Classrooms literacy program, and began […]