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February 6, 2023 at 3:29:31 PM

Literacy Inc. Welcomes Five New Staff Members!

It’s a new year and LINC is thrilled to welcome five new staff members! Each of them brings a unique background, skills, and set of...

January 20, 2023 at 7:53:31 PM

Save the Date! LINC's Spring Gala is May 16

Join us for an inspiring evening as we Celebrate Literacy in Community. We are excited to gather to recognize LINC and the extraordinary...

January 13, 2023 at 7:20:13 PM

It's All About Family Connection: LINC Partners with MoneyGram/Visa to Bring Families Closer

Literacy Inc. (LINC) is thrilled to announce a new partnership with sponsors, MoneyGram/Visa, to help them promote a fast, safe, and...

December 22, 2022 at 2:00:31 PM

Warm Wishes for a Holiday Season Filled with Love, Books, and Community!

As we reflect on this year, we are grateful for all that we have accomplished together. We read in community, completed and graduated...

December 14, 2022 at 4:36:01 PM

Reading is Magic: Give the Gift of Literacy

When basic needs go unfulfilled, our fellow citizens – particularly children – are left vulnerable. But a child’s well-being goes far...

November 29, 2022 at 5:37:38 PM

What Does a Child's Gratitude Look Like? LINC Families Enter to Draw and Win a $50 Amazon Gift Card

For many of us, watching the activities and crafts that the children create at our programs is one of our favorite parts of the job....

January 30, 2023 at 8:51:11 PM

Reads Initiative Parent Focus Group

Sign-up for our Get-Together Conversation with Parents! The Reads Initiative would love to hear from parents and families! Sign-up for...

January 19, 2023 at 9:06:27 PM

A Special Thank You from Our Readers to Our Donors

Literacy Inc. is proud and excited to announce three winners in our children's "Thank You" Card Drawing Contest: one from Inwood, one...

January 5, 2023 at 6:38:01 PM

Spreading the Word: CFR Week is Back: January 16-20

Four times a year, the 17 organizations that comprise City’s First Readers (CFR) celebrate CFR Week by promoting early literacy in their...

December 15, 2022 at 6:24:08 PM

Winter Friends Visit Little Readers in South Jamaica, Queens

On Saturday, December 10, the South Jamaica Reads Initiative (SJQ) spread a whole lot of cheer, along with the joy of reading at the...

December 12, 2022 at 8:47:24 PM

Honoring LINC’s Latest VIPs in South Jamaica, Queens

On Friday, December 9, Literacy Inc. (LINC) celebrated our latest group of Very Involved Parents (VIPs) at Sangria Tapas Bar & Restaurant...

November 29, 2022 at 3:48:29 PM

Giving Tuesday and Gifts for Little Readers

Happy Giving Tuesday! Today is the day! Literacy Inc. is proud to participate in the decade old global generosity movement, Giving...

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