This year's Broward: Read for the Record Day is October 26, 2023.
This year, we are SHARING THE LOVE and reading With Lots of Love by Jenny Torres Sanchez, illustrated by André Ceolin
Join over 2 million readers and thousands of classrooms, libraries, and communities coming together to celebrate early literacy. Stay tuned for opportunities to volunteer to read to children across Broward County.
About Read for the Record
Jumpstart’s Read for the Record is the world’s largest shared reading experience to celebrate children’s early language and social-emotional development. Each year Read for the Record brings together millions of adults and children as they read the same book on the same day, building an intergenerational community through reading. Held this year on October 26, 2023, over 24 million people have participated in Read for the Record to date, and hundreds of thousands of high-quality books have been distributed to children in underserved communities across the United States over the past 17 years.