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May 6, 2022, 4:19:12 PM

Get Up and Shout it to the World: Alma Canete Spreads LINC’s Love of Reading on Levantate NY!

Literacy Inc.’s Family Engagement Specialist, dedicated literacy advocate and mother, Alma Canete, shared LINC’s work live on Levantate...

May 2, 2022, 2:53:04 PM

Reflect, Resolve, Reaffirm: Universal Literacy is Possible - LINC’s 2021 Annual Report

“I have known all my life that building and strengthening communities is one of the best ways to help children, my own and everyone...

April 26, 2022, 3:59:25 PM

Building a Movement: LINC Welcomes Our Newest Team Members!

2022 has been a year of tremendous growth and transformation for LINC and we are proud to announce a number of new staff. We prepare...

April 25, 2022, 7:42:52 PM

Introducing Andrea Newborn, One of LINC’s Newest Board Members!

LINC warmly welcomes Andrea Newborn to our Board of Directors! Andrea Newborn is Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary...

April 11, 2022, 3:57:01 PM

LINC in the News: Advocating for Early Literacy in the Bronx

We are so grateful to literacy champions like our very own Gladys Gomez! Gladys joined Bronx Community Board 7’s education committee’s...

April 7, 2022, 4:52:46 PM

City’s First Readers Announces First CFR Week: April 25, 2022 - May 1, 2022

The City’s First Readers Initiative is excited to hold its first ever CFR week! From April 25th to May 1st, the CFR partners will engage...

May 3, 2022, 8:05:54 PM

Celebrating Children's Book Week: Free Comic Book Day is on Saturday, May 7

Literacy Inc. (LINC) strives to find accessible opportunities for early literacy growth in all kinds of places in NYC, which for some...

April 28, 2022, 8:07:44 PM

Blossoming Books in East Harlem: Watch LINC Live on Pix11 News

April showers bring May flowers and LINC’s East Harlem community has been blossoming books! We are passionate about spreading a love of...

April 25, 2022, 7:45:15 PM

Introducing James Lieber, One of LINC’s Newest Board Members!

LINC warmly welcomes James Lieber to our Board of Directors! James E. Lieber is the founder and president of Lieber Strategies and holds...

April 25, 2022, 7:39:55 PM

Introducing Victor Pichardo Jr., One of LINC’s Newest Board Members!

LINC warmly welcomes Victor Pichardo Jr. to our Board of Directors! Víctor Pichardo Jr. is the VP of Government and Community Affairs at...

April 7, 2022, 5:07:18 PM

Trying, Learning, and Succeeding: LINC's Spring 2022 Very Involved Parent (VIP) Academy

As spring began in March, LINC embarked on our latest educational adventure by training 12 new determined parents and guardians who are...

April 6, 2022, 3:45:50 PM

Reading to the Beat of Your Own Drum: LINC Celebrates International Women’s Day

At LINC, we celebrate unique cultures, talents and dreams, and we love when children march to the beat of their own drum. This year, in...