Looking to be a Summer Reading sponsor?

There are six levels of sponsorship for the Summer Reading Program in 2018.

Master Sponsor​​ ​​

Gold​ Level

The gold level is for sponsors who donate $1,000 or more.

Bookworm​​ ​​

Purple Level

The purple level is for sponsors who donate $500 or more.


Blue Level

The blue level is for sponsors who donate between $250 and $499.


Orange Level

​The orange level is for sponsors who donate between $100 and $249.


Red Level

The red level is for sponsors who donate between $20 and $99.


Green Level

The green level is for sponsors who volunteer time and expertise to host a program at the library for summer reading.


Being a Sponsor

Doing a Program

Please inquire with the Children's Librarian for further information. 
Share your expertise and knowledge with the next generation by hosting a program during the summer. 

Giving Donations


There is more than one way to donate to the Summer Reading Programs. You can donate books, money, programming, helping hands by volunteering, etc. 
We need teen and adult volunteers to help!  See the attached guidlines and application for volunteering.

Teen Application
Adult Application
 2018 Summer Reading Sponsors
Green Level
  • Missouri Department of Conservation
  • Rob Kinnard-Camp Kinnard
  • Crafty Family Fun
  • Missouri Honey Ambassador-Kyle Day
  • Stephanie Dale
Red Level
  • Red Cross Pharmacy
  • C&C Discount Pharmacy
  • V.F.W. Post 4398
  • American Legion Richmond Post 237
  • Oliphant’s Heating & Cooling
  • Orrick Lions Club
  • Community Bank of Missouri
  • Linda’s Floral
  • Max and Debra Hockemeier
  • Pence Arial Service
  • Richmond Parks and Recreation
  • Swafford Ford Sales INC.
  • Meritas Health
  • Thurman Funeral Home
  • She Shed
  • JP’s Total Image
  • Ray County Association for Family and Community Education
  • Derstlers
  • State Bank
  • Blair’s Furniture

Orange Level
  • Jon & Dawn Kroupa
  • Dona Phillips
  • Sartain Insurance Agency
  • Kansas City Zoo
  • Flexible Staffing of Clay County
  • Delta Kappa Gamma Beta Tau Chapter
  • Salter Financial Services
  • Reece & Nichols, Williams & Associates
  • Susan Roller
  • Westbrook & CO., P.C.
  • Daddy’s 10-13 Diner
  • Ray County Library Friends
  • Richmond Masonic Lodge 57 AF & AM
  • Complete Auto Service Center
  • This & That
  • Richmond Family Clinic
  • Richmond Walmart
  • Science City at Union Station
  • Kansas City Royals 
  • Ray County Retired Teachers
  • Crafty Family Fun
Gold Level
  • Richmond McDonalds
  • Richmond Pizza Hut
  • Richmond Rotary

Blue Level
  • Richmond Kiwanis Club
  • U.S. Granules Corporation

Purple Level
  • Richmond Sonic
  • Richmond Shell

The Ray County Library wants to give a very BIG Thank You to all the organizations and businesses that sponsored our 2018 Summer Reading Programs.