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April 2, 2024 at 9:28:32 PM

PIX 11 Launches Diversity Through Literacy PSA for LINC

April is Diversity Month and we are thrilled to launch our latest PIX 11 Public Service Announcement (PSA) as we begin our 4th annual...

March 29, 2024 at 6:24:30 PM

April is City’s First Readers (CFR) Month. Find the Free & Fun Literacy Events Nearest You and Get Ready for the Grand Finale!

We know that families are busy and there isn’t always time to sit down and read a book, which is why City’s First Readers (CFR)* helps...

March 8, 2024 at 6:04:35 PM

LINC Announces 4th Annual Diversity Through Literacy Campaign to Begin April 1

Literacy in Community (LINC), an early childhood literacy non-profit, and Fidelis Care, a New York State health plan, announced its...

February 22, 2024 at 10:00:24 PM

Education Starts at Birth: Pix11 Launches New PSA for LINC

Start early….education begins at birth! Shout it to the world and build a movement! Literacy in Community (LINC) is proud to present our...

February 22, 2024 at 8:08:18 PM

LINC Joins Bronx Senate Delegation Budget Forum

On February 21st, LINC's Community Engagement Specialist, Arisbel Villa and Director of Community Mobilization, Corey Saxton joined the...

February 20, 2024 at 10:49:27 PM

South Jamaica Welcomes a New Class of Very Involved Parents on Valentine’s Day

Please join us in welcoming our newest class of Very Involved Parents (VIPs), hailing from our LINC neighborhood in South Jamaica,...

April 1, 2024 at 7:53:29 PM

LINC Launches 2023 Annual Report: A Year of Embracing Literacy in Community

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

March 11, 2024 at 3:59:42 PM

LINC Celebrates Women’s History Month with Our Annual Wear Your Crown Virtual Program for Families

On Wednesday, March 6 LINC’s dynamic Content & Delivery Team made history again with their annual Wear Your Crown virtual program. Wear...

February 26, 2024 at 10:14:57 PM

LINC Represents Early Literacy in Albany at the 53rd Black, Puerto Rican, Hispanic and Asian Caucus

Continuing a long and strong tradition of meeting over the Presidents’ Day weekend, the 53rd Black, Puerto Rican, Hispanic and Asian...

February 22, 2024 at 9:07:32 PM

Governor Hochul’s 2024 Budget Includes Funding to Improve Literacy Instruction

Shortly after announcing her three-point plan to improve literacy levels in her 2024 State of the State address, Governor Hochul appeared...

February 21, 2024 at 5:48:42 PM

Lighting Up Lunar New Year with East Harlem Tutorial Program

As we enter the Year of the Dragon, our East Harlem team enthusiastically breathed fire into the passions of young readers. On Thursday,...

February 20, 2024 at 10:22:37 PM

Reading Takes Us to the Moon and Back

On Friday morning, February 16, LINC families gathered at P.S.85 Great Expectations School in the Fordham section of The Bronx to be part...

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