Boosting Scholars Passion and Motivation for Reading!

HYPE Freedom School, Inc. (HYPE) is a non profit organization serving the Sunnyside/South Park and other surrounding Houston area youth by providing positive youth development services that enhance the lives of children who most need and yet families can least afford out of school time learning opportunities



Empower people with the knowledge they need to be
successful and self-sufficient

Providing parents and their children with access to educational enrichment activities

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Passionately supporting children from Houston’s most disadvantaged communities.

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Committed to providing culturally affirming, literacy-based programming for students.

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Give the Gift of Reading

HYPE Read-A-Thon

How does this Read-A-Thon work? Scholars and families will commit to reading a certain number of minutes over the holiday break. Make the pledge today and keep track of the minutes. Sign up and make your donation by December 31.

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Sponsor a Scholar

Support a scholar to attend HYPE's 6-weeks of summer learning with cultural literacy activities that excite, motivate and ignite the love of reading. HYPE provides books to each scholar to build and/or start their home libraries.

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Sponsor a site

HYPE's goal is to provide a high quality literacy enrichment program to prevent the summer and COVID learning loss to every child who needs one. Help us reach our goal by sponsoring a site for 30 or 50 scholars.

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Summer Literacy Programs

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Expanded learning

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Scholar Registration

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