Read Indeed!

Our Early Grade Reading Initiative, Read Indeed, helps local students improve their reading skills by providing one on one, in-school tutoring for Pre-K through 3rd-grade students.


Read Indeed! has expanded to 13 sites
throughout Beaufort & Jasper Counties.

  • Hardeeville Elementary
  • Hilton Head Island School for the Creative Arts
  • James Davis Early Childhood Center
  • Joseph Shanklin Elementary
  • Lady’s Island Elementary
  • Michael C. Riley Elementary
  • Red Cedar Elementary
  • Ridgeland Elementary
  • Robert Smalls International Academy
  • St. Helena Elementary
  • St. Helena Early Childhood Center
  • St. Helena Head Start
  • Whale Branch Elementary


Through our continued partnership, AmeriCorps members are helping us get results by serving as Reading Tutors with Read Indeed.  Click here to learn more about serving as an AmeriCorps member.

Education Impact

Together, we are making an impact on Education through the United Way of the Lowcountry’s Early Grade Reading Initiative, Read Indeed!

Volunteers & Americorps Members

Results are Adding Up

Percent of students who increased their reading scores and met expected growth rate

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Get more information about becoming a Reading Tutor by calling Bethany Marcinkowski, VP of Education Impact at  843-837-2000 or emailing