Improving Lives Through the Power Of Literacy

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My home

Access to books in the home is essential for children 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 educational programs integrating reading with science, math, technology, writing, and the arts to children.

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2016 & 2017
Performance report

This special report to the community provides information on our accomplishments and financials
for 2016 and 2017, as well as our future strategic imperatives.


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Ladies for literacy guild

A dynamic group of women committed to carrying forth Mrs. Bush’s legacy, this auxiliary group hosts the annual Power of Literacy Luncheon, an annual book drive and champions the Curiosity Cruiser in partnership with the Harris County Public Library.

Volunteers change lives. is Houston’s go-to website to search and sign up for volunteer opportunities in more than 40 libraries, schools and community nonprofits focused on literacy.


Young Professionals Group

Comprised of service-minded individuals who are eager to make a difference in the lives of children, the YPG 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.”