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SMU Fight for Literacy benefitting Readers 2 Leaders

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Team up with Mustangs and become a Champion for Literacy!

Let's help provide students with books and reading materials through SMU's Fight for Literacy Game! Expand opportunities for kids today. Click here to donate.

**International Paper is matching gifts up to $5,000!**

SMU Women's and Men's Basketball are partnering with Champions for Literacy to host a Fight for Literacy Game (presented by International Paper) to benefit Readers 2 Leaders.

Together, these Champions for Literacy are making sure every child is resourced and inspired to become a strong reader. Reading on grade level by the end of 3rd grade is a powerful and proven indicator that children will graduate high school and be college or career-ready. Join us by becoming a Champion for Literacy and donating to the cause!


100% of donations will be granted to Readers 2 Leaders. to support their literacy efforts in Dallas County. Expand opportunities by making your donation today:

• Click DONATE on the top right of this page.

*ALL DONATIONS MATCHED! International Paper has pledged to match every gift, up to a total of $5,000!


As a longtime partner of Champions for Literacy, Readers 2 Leaders loves having the opportunity to collaborate with an organization that shares our commitment to helping more children become readers while inspiring us to pursue this goal in creative ways.

Become a Champion for Literacy! Make your donation today!

Champions for Literacy is a national non-profit using the power of sports to impact childhood reading. Learn more about their work by visiting: championsforlit.org

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About Champions for Literacy

Fight for Literacy Games is the flagship program of Champions for Literacy (CFL). Founded in 2013 by two high school students, CFL uses the power of sports to impact childhood reading. Learn more about CFL and the additional programs they offer by visiting: www.championsforlit.org

About  International Paper

International Paper (NYSE: IP) is a leading global supplier of renewable fiber-based products. We produce corrugated packaging products that protect and promote goods, and enable worldwide commerce, and pulp for diapers, tissue and other personal care products that promote health and wellness. Headquartered in Memphis, Tenn., we employ approximately 38,000 colleagues globally. We serve customers worldwide, with manufacturing operations in North America, Latin America, North Africa and Europe. Net sales for 2021 were $19.4 billion. In Russia, we have a 50/50 joint venture, Ilim Group, the country's largest integrated manufacturer of pulp and paper. Additional information can be found by visiting InternationalPaper.com.