Improving Lives Through the Power Of Literacy

My home

Children need access to books at home in order to develop strong literacy skills. My Home Library inspires readers by helping them build their very own home library.


Curiosity Cruiser is a state-of-the-art mobile library that delivers books and innovative reading, science, math, technology, writing, and arts programming to children.

Jungle Book

Young Professionals Group hosts the swanky, black-tie Jungle Book Gala, which benefits the Barbara Bush Houston Literacy Foundation. The 2018 event will be on November 9
at The Revaire in Houston.

Ladies for literacy guild

The Guild hosts the annual Power of Literacy Luncheon and an annual book drive, and champions the Curiosity Cruiser in partnership with the Harris County Public Library. is Houston’s go-to website to search and sign up for volunteer opportunities focused on literacy in more than 40 libraries, schools, and community nonprofits.


The Young Professionals Group engages the next generation of Houston’s leaders in the literacy cause through volunteer activities and networking events.

“If you help a person to read,
then their opportunities
in life will be endless.”
— First Lady Barbara Bush