The ability to read empowers a child for a lifetime of learning, and we can’t do it without you.
Due to mail delays caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, we encourage donating online.
GIVE VIA PHONE
To speak with a UT Giving representative, call toll-free 1-866-4UTEXAS with your credit card information.
GIVE VIA MAIL
If you prefer to pay by mail, please send checks to P.O. Box 7458 Austin, TX 78713-7458. Checks should be made out to “UT-Austin”. Please be sure to include “Literacy First” in the memo line for proper distribution of funds.
GIVE VIA WIRE TRANSFER
If you’d like to make a donation via wire transfer, please contact our Development Director, Rachel Mallernee, for more information.
If you’d like to make a gift of stock, please refer to the information/steps outlined in this document.
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Charles A. Dana Center
The University of Texas at Austin
3925 West Braker Lane, Suite 3.801
Austin, TX 78759
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Literacy First and The University of Texas at Austin (EIN 74-6000203) will accept gifts via Donor Advised Funds (excluding gifts with a benefit to the donor, such as event tickets). Please include the following phrase in gift documentation to indicate the proper designee: “This gift is the result of FUND NAME and is to support Literacy First at UT Austin”. Contact our Development Director, Rachel Mallernee, with questions.
Give to Literacy First through payroll deduction. Just select “Natural Sciences, College of” in Step 1 and type Literacy First in the box in Step 2.
Literacy First, formerly ACE: A Community for Education, is a program of the Charles A. Dana Center in the College of Natural Sciences at The University of Texas at Austin. We are fully self-supporting through grants and donations from individuals.