Home Run Reading Challenge

Your child can earn $25 cash for reading this summer!

Our Home Run Reading Challenge can help your child learn more about money management, while practicing their reading skills over the summer break. It’s easy for your child to hit a home run and score $25!  Just have them read four books from our reading list and complete the required reading log. 

The cash rewards add up quickly!

  • Read one book, move to first base.  Earn $5!
  • Read a second book, and you’re on second base. Earn $5!
  • Read a third book, and you advance to third base. Earn $5
  • Read a fourth book, and you’ve hit a HOME RUN! Earn $10!

Their cash prize will be deposited into their CommonWealth One Youth Savings Account, where they earn 2.1% APY** on the first $1,000 on deposit.

Let’s hit a home run with financial education this summer!  Choose four books from our reading list, download the reading log, and have your child start reading today! Email their completed reading log to marketing@cofcu.org [Subject Line:  Reading Challenge] by Friday, August 31, 2020. It's that simple!


*The Home Run Reading Challenge is open to youth members ages 3 – 12. The maximum cash prize per child is $25. Only one reading log per child will be accepted. The parent’s signature is required on the reading log. Parents may choose other books for submission as long as an explanation of what the book is about is also included. Reading Challenge ends Monday, August 31, 2020. Cash will be deposited into your child’s account account the week of September 14, 2020. **Annual Percentage Yield. Youth accounts earn 2.1% APY on first $1,000 deposit. Standard APY will apply to account balances over $1,000.