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June 15, 2021, 8:49:43 PM

HIDDEN HISTORY NO MORE - LINC Recognizes Juneteenth and the Importance of Black History

LINC recognizes Juneteenth Independence Day--Emancipation Day--as a day of action and reflection. Our staff will take Friday off to...

June 4, 2021, 5:01:26 PM

Monthly Story of Impact: LINC’s VIPs Learn to Build their Future Through Strong Financial Planning

With 25 years of experience helping parents throughout New York City raise resilient readers, we at LINC understand that our work does...

May 18, 2021, 2:48:25 PM

Impact Story of the Month: Developing a Growth Mindset - Your Differences are Your Superpowers

Do you know the difference between a fixed and growth mindset? Whether or not we realize it, most of us adopt a mindset early in our...

May 17, 2021, 2:52:57 PM

Competition and Camaraderie Makes a Great Fundraiser: PAC Trivia Night

On April 22, 2021, LINC’s Professional Advisory Council (PAC) hosted their second Virtual Trivia Night fundraiser. The PAC came together...

May 14, 2021, 7:28:10 PM

Our Collective Impact Efforts Continue to Meet the Needs of Our Children

LINC’s collective impact work continues to evolve and embrace the digital space. In April, the Reads Initiative unveiled a new website...

April 23, 2021, 8:20:21 PM

City's First Readers Storytime Around the World Playlist

LINC is proud to be part of City's First Readers, an initiative of the New York City Council. CFR partners offer free and fun storytime...

June 7, 2021, 2:18:28 PM

Logrando la Promesa de Alfabetización Temprana: Reporte Anual de LINC del 2020

“LINC trabaja con padres y comunidades para abordar la crisis de alfabetización y todas las injusticias que resultan de eso—todo para...

May 27, 2021, 5:02:05 PM

Hats Off to LINC’s 25th Anniversary Virtual Gala

Thank you to all who attended and supported our 25th Anniversary celebration. We are still basking in the glow of support and warm...

May 17, 2021, 8:29:34 PM

Meet Hedy and Richard, Our Newest Professional Advisory Council (PAC) Members!

LINC is proud to announce that we have two new members on our young professionals board, the Professional Advisory Council (PAC). We are...

May 17, 2021, 2:22:23 PM

Reading and Transformation: Julia Danced the Bomba

Thanks to LINC’s continued partnership with the Saint Barnabas Hospital WIC program, the Fordham community held another successful...

May 6, 2021, 3:00:51 PM

LINC's Letter to City Council

Dear Councilmember: The New York City Council’s response to the Preliminary Budget paid attention to the complex needs we face together....

April 21, 2021, 10:50:13 PM

LINC Responds to the Chauvin Verdict

“Daddy Changed the World” -- Gianna Floyd Those words, coming from a six year old child whose father was brutally murdered by one of the...