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Afterschool Reading Tax Refund Program

Afterschool Reading Tax Refund Program Available

Legislation that began January 1, 2008 allowed an individual, couple or corporation to contribute their tax refund, or any amount thereof, to the “Afterschool Retreat Reading and Assessment Grant Program.”

This grant opportunity has sunset and we will only be making one more competitive round for the 13-14 year.  No more donations can be accepted.

See the "Afterschool Retreat Reading and Assessment Grant Program Fund " on the state's list of trust funds maintained by the Department of Revenue.

Missouri Afterschool Retreat Reading and Assessment Grant is Now Closed

The Afterschool Retreat Reading and Assessment Grant is now closed for the 2013-2014 school year. You may download the Grant Application for reference only.