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In 2014, Broward County joined the national Campaign for Grade-Level Reading (CGLR) to increase the number of children reading at grade level by the time they complete grade 3.  The Children’s Services Council of Broward County convened community partners with leadership and support from the Broward County Commission, Broward County Public Schools, Broward County Library System, Early Learning Coalition, United Way, Family Central, Jim Moran Foundation, A.D. Henderson Foundation, Community Foundation of Broward and others to form the Broward Reads Coalition – Campaign for Grade Level Reading (Broward Reads), now a formal component of the Broward County Children’s Strategic Plan. 

Next Broward Reads Coalition Meeting:
May 25th, 2017 @ 9:30 A.M.
6600 W. Commercial Blvd., Lauderhill, FL 33319

Recent Events:
We are pleased to have been designated an official Campaign for Grade-Level Reading Community. All of our Broward Reads partners have worked diligently over the past 18 months to design a Community Solutions Action Plan addressing school readiness, chronic absenteeism, preventing the summer slide and promoting family engagement! We look forward to working with our many partners from around the nation to share strategies to ensure our children are ALL reading at grade level by third grade.  To view the press release from the Campaign, please click here.

Broward Reads in Your City

  Broward Reads in Your City Partners
City of Coral Springs -
Proclamation Presented 11/2/2016
City of Parkland -
Proclamation Presented 11/17/2016
City of Lauderhill -
Proclamation Presented 1/9/2017
City of Coconut Creek -
Proclamation Presented 1/12/2017
City of Hollywood -
Proclamation Presented 1/18/2017
City of Wilton Manors -
Proclamation Presented 1/24/2017
City of Tamarac -
Proclamation Presented 1/25/2017
City of Miramar -
Proclamation Presented 1/25/2017
City of Hallandale Beach -
Proclamation Presented 2/1/2017
City of Pembroke Pines -
Proclamation Presented 3/1/2017
City of Weston -
Proclamation Presented 3/6/2017
City of Sunrise -
Proclamation Presented 3/14/2017
City of Fort Lauderdale -
Proclamation Presented 3/21/2017
City of Cooper City -
Proclamation Presented 3/28/2017
City of Deerfield Beach -
Expected Proclamation 4/19/2017
For information on how your city can participate:
Info on Broward Reads
in Your City
Draft Proclamation
Here's What Your City
Can Do
For more information about Broward Reads, please contact Robby Holroyd at or 954-377-1677.