Reading Rainbow: $1 million dollars in less than 24 hours!

Reading Rainbow: $1 million dollars in less than 24 hours!

LeVar Burton hosted the beloved TV show “Reading Rainbow” when it aired on PBS from 1983 to 2009.  Now he wants to bring it back – in an ONLINE version. So Burton started a fundraising campaign on Kickstarter on Wednesday, March 28th, and within HOURS, he raised more than his goal , which was 1-MILLION dollars!

Here’s the campaign video:

If you’d like to donate, you can do it right here. The campaign goes til July 2nd.



About Sue Romero

Sue Romero has been doing news and traffic on the radio in Seattle since 1994. She is originally from southeast Alaska and moved to Seattle to go to the University of Washington. After graduating, she started her radio career in Houston, Texas, but moved back to Seattle because she missed the trees, hills, water and beauty of the Pacific Northwest. While she was in Texas, Sue danced on the NBA Houston Rockets Dance Team and still regularly takes dance in Seattle. She even attended a Seattle Sea Gals workshop, just for fun! Sue loves movies -- especially sci-fi!