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Amy's Travels 

Kathryn Starke stays involved in educational and literacy organizations and always looks forward to collaborating with colleagues to promote literacy education.

  • Washington Redskins Read Program
  • Chris Baker 92 Foundation
  • Reach Out and Read Virginia, Advisory Board Chair
  • Richmond Area Reading Council, Executive Board, 2011-2012
  • Virginia State Reading Association, Governing Council, 2011-2012
  • International Reading Association
  • Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators
  • James River Writers
  • Read to Them
  • Library of Virginia

Creative Minds Publications donates books and time to organizations throughout the city, state, and country.

  • MCV Development Center Back to School Drive, Richmond, VA
  • Children's Hospital of Richmond
  • Greater Richmond SCAN (Stop Child Abuse Now)
  • Reach Out and Read Virginia
  • Read Aloud Virginia
  • Books for Treats, San Jose, California
  • New Britain Youth Museum, New Britain, CT
  • Sacred Heart Center, Richmond, VA
  • World Teacher Aid: teaching reading and writing in Kenyan schools
  • Jefferson County Public Library, Jefferson, Oregon
  • I Have a Dream Richmond Foundation
  • Latin Ballet of Virginia