Ways to Honor a Loved One


Donate to Our Word Garden

Donate to the Highlights Foundation and choose a word that honors a person or idea you care about.

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Fund a Scholarship

Support one of our scholarships in someone’s honor, or create a new scholarship to honor your loved one.

Word Garden

Fund a Project

In certain circumstances, the Highlights Foundation partners with funders for projects around campus.  Contact us to inquire about availability.


Workshops for Writers & Illustrators

> Online
> In-Person
> On-Demand (Self-Paced Online)

New to the Highlights Foundation? Try these:

The Crash Course | The Whole Novel Workshop | Summer Camp


Need help deciding on a workshop?  Ask an ambassador!

Visiting Our Campus

Our campus (The Barn at Boyds Mills) is tucked away in the foothills of the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania.  It's a few hours from both New York City and Philadelphia, but worlds away from everyday life.

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Our Mission in Action

Equity & Inclusion in Kidlit

The Highlights Foundation positively impacts children by amplifying the voices of storytellers who inform, educate, and inspire children to become their best selves.  Learn more about our impact.

For Businesses & Organizations

Fund a Scholarship
Partner with Us