Request to be a Spread the Word Nevada School

Spread the Word Nevada has completed the application process for the 2022-2023 school year for schools. Our next application process will open in April 2023. Please click here to join our waitlist to be guaranteed a link to the application when available.

Elementary schools who meet the following eligibility criteria may apply:

  • 80% or above free and reduced lunch rating
  • 60% or less 3rd grade reading proficiency
  • 1-3 star rated schools

Request a Book Donation

As a responsible literacy nonprofit, Spread the Word Nevada strives to make a difference in every community we serve. To be considered for a donation, please note the following requirements:

  • Donation recipient must be a school, nonprofit, or cause that promotes literacy
  • There must be a minimum of 7-days notice for all requests
  • Recipient must pick up the donation at one of our locations (Henderson or Reno)

Please submit a book request and we will do our best to support you. We currently have the following gently loved books:

  • Adult books (great for domestic violence shelters, homeless shelters, senior citizen programs etc.)
  • Middle and high school books
  • PreK-5th grade books
  • PreK-5th Spanish books