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January 22, 2022, 7:30:20 PM

Impact Story of the Month: Civic Corps Members Spend their Day of Service with LINC

Literacy, Inc. (LINC) was honored to be one of eight partner organizations selected as a host site during the NY Civic Corps 2022 MLK Day...

January 11, 2022, 9:33:27 PM

'Tis the Season to Support Little Readers in South Jamaica, Queens

On Saturday, December 11, the South Jamaica Reads Initiative (SJQ) spread a whole lot of cheer, along with the joy of reading at the...

December 29, 2021, 7:56:00 PM

For Our Littlest NYers, With Love: ViacomCBS partners with LINC on Virtual Read Aloud Project

To celebrate their Season of Giving, ViacomCBS employees were invited to record virtual read alouds for LINC families to enjoy over their...

December 22, 2021, 4:55:12 PM

Impact Story of the Month: East Harlem Families Welcome LINC D.E.E.R. to the Area

Move over Santa: East Harlem families welcome LINC D.E.E.R. to the neighborhood! December’s animal month is a DEER which means Drop...

December 10, 2021, 7:34:48 PM

Illiteracy is a Pressing Social Justice Issue that Demands an Urgent Response

As New York City communities emerge from the pandemic, early childhood learning loss is an ever-increasing threat, and LINC’s literacy...

December 3, 2021, 9:16:40 PM

LINC's Professional Advisory Council (PAC) Hosts Taco Tuesday Trivia Night

On Tuesday November 30, the LINC Professional Advisory Council (PAC) hosted another riveting virtual Trivia Night to benefit LINC and in...

January 18, 2022, 3:17:16 PM

VIP Voices: Stay Tuned for a Inspirational Eight Part Series

LINC’s mission is made possible in large part by literacy advocates we call VIPs. These very important people are LINC’s Very Involved...

January 3, 2022, 6:46:30 PM

LINC Readers Celebrate Holidays Around the World!

When it’s time to celebrate, LINC knows the way. We can all come together, no matter the day. During the holiday season when schools are...

December 22, 2021, 7:38:02 PM

Reading is the Skill that Makes Everything Possible

“It's so wonderful when you can read. It's like all the worlds in the world are yours. Everything is yours...you can read about...

December 15, 2021, 3:48:14 PM

It Takes a Village: DOE Literacy Summit Reinforces LINC’s Commitment to Education Justice

On Thursday, December 9, 2021, LINC staff were proud to participate in a virtual Literacy Summit hosted by the New York City Department...

December 8, 2021, 3:01:09 AM

#TacoBoutBooks Online with Author Adam Rubin

On Thursday December 2, New York Times best-selling author Adam Rubin joined LINC and our partner, the Bronx Library Center online for a...

November 23, 2021, 7:02:19 PM

LINC and Author Adam Rubin Help P.S. 189 #TacoBoutBooks!

It’s that time of year again! #tacoboutbooks is Literacy, Inc’s (LINC) seasonal celebration of reading, gratitude, and, yes, tacos. On...