Burton Turning to Kickstarter to Revive Reading Rainbow

One man and his team are turning to Kickstarter to help bring a beloved children's series to the 21st Century.

It's successfully helped launch a smartwatch, multiple video games and even a feature-length film.

Now one man and his team are turning to Kickstarter to help bring a beloved children's series to the 21st Century. 

LeVar Burton is using the crowd-funded site to help raise money for a new-generation of Reading Rainbow.
 
As of this posting, the project has 17,007 backers who have pledged $771,660 of $1,000,000 goal.
 
The project itself was only posted on Wednesday morning.
 
The idea of the project is to help provide free online-resources to children to help teach them to read.
 

 

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