Become an Author of Change with a direct, tax-deductible donation.

The Authors of Change is a passionate and determined group of monthly donors on a mission to end adult illiteracy in Utah and break the cycle of illiteracy for generations to come.



We believe that every person has the right to the options and opportunities that literacy provides. When literacy is achieved, doors are opened, opportunities gained, and lives are changed. Click below to learn more about our life-changing work.

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Thank you for changing lives through literacy. Because of YOU, life is better for our students, like Micheline, who left Haiti with her husband as a political refugee. Click below to read Michline’s story, and more.

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Spelling Bee

Join us for the “funnest” fundraiser in Utah County and spell your way to being named a champion.

Donate by Check

Giving by check is a convenient way to support the strong, passionate students who are being empowered by their new literacy skills. Please make out all checks to Project Read and send them to 550 N. University Ave. #215, Provo, UT 84601.

AmazonSmile, Smith’s Inspiring Donation

Shop at, and they’ll donate 0.5% of eligible purchases to Project Read—no fees, no extra cost.

Link your Smith’s card to Project Read (PY415) and Smith’s Inspiring Donations will donate 0.5% of all eligible spending to Project Read.

Honor Someone Special

Honor the memory of someone special with a donation in remembrance. We’ll notify their loved ones of your gift, which allows their legacy to live on by making a lasting impact on future generations.


Sign up to tutor, help in lab, or assist with a myriad of office projects. YOU are needed today. Will you donate your time?

Serve on the Board

The Project Read Board of Trustees is responsible for helping to maintain the quality and success of the Project Read program by providing assistance and advice. Board members donate their time and work in conjunction with the Project Read executive director and staff to continually improve the quality of the program and meet its objectives to alleviate illiteracy in Utah.