Sign the Read in Color Pledge

Everyone can sign the Read in Color® pledge indicating your commitment to read and share diverse books to amplify marginalized voices! Whether you are a Little Free Library steward, patron, book lover, or community member, you can have a role in celebrating diversity in your community. Read in Color starts with books, but the potential for engagement goes far beyond their pages.

Check out what Read in Color pledge signers have shared about their commitment to diverse books.

By signing the pledge, you attest to the following:

For Little Free Library stewards

  • I pledge to use my Little Free Library to share books about people from all life experiences–both similar to and different from my own–whenever possible;
  • I will work to ensure that everyone who visits my Little Free Library feels welcome; 

For all signers

  • I believe that everyone should be able to see themselves in the pages of a book;
  • I commit to talking to my friends, family, colleagues, and neighbors about ways we can collaborate to increase equity and inclusion in our community;
  • I will use my passion for celebrating diversity to help others embrace diversity and fight for equity in their lives;
  • I will use the resources available to me to expand my worldview and share knowledge and resources generously with my community. 
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