Summer Volunteer Opportunities, Promotions & Discounts

Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities

Back-to-School Book Sorting
As children and Teachers get ready to start back at school, join us for a Back-to-School Book Sorting/Teacher Book Pick-up on, Monday, July 22nd at our Ride for Reading Warehouse (1515 Elm Hill Pike, Suite 107) from2-6pm in Nashville as we prepare for our upcoming summer & fall book deliveries! Any extra hands to help us clean/sort books will help us tremendously. Click HERE to register to volunteer with us!

Volunteer with Ride for Reading at Open Streets Nashville
Ride for Reading will be hosting a READING NOOK at Open Streets on Sunday, July 28th at the Play Zone (Rosa Parks & Garfield St.). We are looking for VOLUNTEERS anytime between 2-8pm to help with our Ride for Reading tent, pass out books and read with the children! Come and volunteer with us for awhile and stay to enjoy the event! Click HERE to register to volunteer with us!

August Book Delivery – Fannie Battle Day Home for Children
Beat the summer heat and join us for an early-morning book delivery before work on Friday, August 2nd to Fannie Battle Day Home for Children. They provide affordable high-quality child care for at-risk children in a nurturing environment while empowering families to reach their potential. Volunteers will meet at Cumberland Park/Titans Parking Lot “R” at 8:00am to load up books. We will ride to the school together. Sign up to RIDE a bike to help deliver books and/or READ to children (and for the first time, you can volunteer to hold and read to infants & toddlers) by clicking HERE.

Ride for Reading Promotions/Discounts

Swiftwick: A Vision for Change
Swiftwick strives to change lives one sock at a time, so whenever you purchase a pair of their VISION™ performance socks, they donate a percentage of sales to charitable initiatives that empower people to stay active & healthy, like Ride for Reading. Swiftwick has supported Ride for Reading for several years at our charitable events, donating to our mission and volunteering in our Warehouse and on our Book Deliveries. Thank you Swiftwick! Click HERE to learn more and buy your socks now!

State Farm – Quotes for Good

Looking for a new insurance quote? We’re excited to be sponsored by local State Farm Agent, Andrew Baudino, as their Quotes for Good organization from now until end of August 2019! During this time they will make a $10 donation to Ride for Reading for every person we send their way who completes an auto, fire, or life quote and mentions Ride for Reading. Call Andrew today and refer your family and friends to help support Ride for Reading – 615.800.3535!


Interested in attending a Titans game this season? We are thrilled to announce that the Titans will be donating $10 from every ticket back to Ride for Reading. Tickets are only $40! CLICK HERE to see a list of the eligible games & to buy your discounted tickets. Enter promo code: RIDE at checkout. Purchase your tickets, then share this code with your friends, family, neighbors or colleagues too! Everyone WINS – and hopefully so do the Titans! TITAN UP!