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The Read Up Madison Fund is designed to increase literacy and reading habits among children and families throughout the community, via the Madison School District’s Read Up program in summer school. This year’s campaign runs through April 1.

To make a tax-deductible donation:

  • Send a check to Read Up Madison Fund, c/o Foundation for Madison’s Public Schools, 101 Nob Hill Road, Suite 300, Madison, WI 53713.
  • Visit to make an online donation. Use the drop-down menu to select the Read Up Madison Fund.

Here’s a list of donors:

$5,000 or greater

John Reindl, Madison

Wisconsin State Journal, Madison

$1,000 – $2,499

Joan and Jay Martin, Madison

Dale and Beverly Schultz, Madison

$500 – $999

Deloris Erdman, Madison

Gilbert and Karen Herman, Stoughton

Eric and Amy Rottier, Madison

$100 – $499

Diann Allsen and Jon Michael Allsen, Madison

Richard and Alice Appen, Madison

Julie Bauman, Madison

Tom and Kathy Bier, Madison

Wilmer Bloy, Madison

Bruce and Nancy Braun, Fitchburg

Joan Burns, Madison

Judith and Jack Courtney, Madison

Theresa Drinka, Madison

Howard and Pamela Erlanger, Madison

Lorraine and Daniel Freed, Mount Horeb

Lorraine Gardner, Oregon

Thomas and Ruth Ann Grantham, Madison

Angela Gullikson, Madison

Nomi and Eric Homstad, Madison

James Keene, Madison

Dave and Rita Kelliher, Fitchburg

Arlys and Lee Kempf, Fitchburg

Thomas Kurtz, Madison

Jeff Lange and Dolly Marsh, Madison

Ann Libert, Madison

Barbara Lonnborg, Verona

Daren and Sacha Milton, McFarland

Stefanie Moritz and Vincel Jenkins, Madison

Lorain Olsen, Madison

Connie and Mark Pelton, Waunakee

Sylvia Poppelbaum, Madison

Kathryn Ramberg, Madison

Mary-Beth Rolland and Peter Hughes, Madison

Jay and Dana Russell, Madison

John and Barb Smalley, Verona

William and Mary Tripp, Madison

Judith Walker, Waunakee

Diane Wirkus, Madison

Irene and Daniel Zimmerman, Madison

$1 – $99

Jake and Lucy Altwegg, Madison

Kenneth and Peggy Bremer, Madison

Mary and Robert Brod, Middleton

Louise and Robert Coates, Deerfield

Leonard and Meredith Doom, Stoughton

Rita Edelman, Fitchburg

Evelyn Fox, Madison

Kathleen and James Gamoke, Stoughton

Lee and Lyleth Gjovik, Madison

Alice Hanson, Monona

Marian Kienitz, Madison

Rosemary Kleinheinz, Madison

Sharon Kopenski, Oregon

Donna Meerdink, Madison

Laura Menningen, Madison

Janet and Robert Miner, Madison

William and Virginia Nelson, Middleton

Jim and Sharon Olle, Madison

Ann Paulen, Madison

Suzanne and Clifford Perkins, Sun Prairie

Carol Poore, Madison

Mary Power and David Suplinski, Fitchburg

Patricia and Raymond Roder, Madison

Randall and Nancy Roisum, Madison

Karen and Thomas Schreiber, Sun Prairie

Renae Schroeder, Madison

Mary Anne and Robert Sobek, Madison

Mary Tejeda, Madison

Beth and David Timm, Mount Horeb

Kathleen and Darrell Vogt, Waunakee

Samuel and Joanne Wallendal, Madison

Jean Wendt, Baraboo

Betty Wilson, Poynette

JoAnn and John Winzenried, Monticello

Dawn Wood, Oregon

Pamela and William Wright, Sun Prairie

Total: $24,475

Anonymous: 16 donations totaling $1,550

Total to date: $26,025