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December 1, 2023 at 9:17:29 PM

Rico Eats a Rainbow: The Joy of Cooking, Eating, and Reading

On Monday, November 20, LINC partnered with PS18R, The John G Whittier School on Staten Island for a special literacy program–one that...

November 20, 2023 at 9:48:06 PM

Thank you for being a part of the LINC Community

With your passion, dedication, and support, Literacy in Community surrounds families with the love and joy of reading. Day by day, week...

November 6, 2023 at 12:37:50 AM

Running for Little Readers in the 52nd Annual NYC Marathon

Congratulations to LINC's team of runners for little readers: Jessica Rogel-Pohl, Laura Walsh, Chris Paulk, Noa Matson, Lily Rosenthal,...

October 31, 2023 at 11:10:37 PM

Same LINC, New LOOK! Spread the Word: LINC is Literacy in Community

Over a year ago, LINC embarked on a process to refresh our brand and establish a visual identity that better represents the families that...

October 24, 2023 at 7:05:21 PM

The Power of Partners

On Friday, October 20, 2023, Literacy Inc.'s (LINC) Chief Program Officer, Laura Walsh and Director of Early Literacy, Josh Barocas were...

October 11, 2023 at 4:17:04 PM

Reading Everywhere Expands to Yoga & Reading in the Park

Breathe in and breathe out. When young ones practice yoga, they learn habits of flexibility, fitness, and self-soothing. Like reading a...

November 30, 2023 at 3:21:51 PM

Books & Brews: Raising a Glass to LINC on Giving Tuesday

LINC envisions a world where every community uses their own collective power to make literacy a value and right of all children, and that...

November 20, 2023 at 7:28:44 PM

Proposed Budget Cuts Will Undermine all Services: LINC Takes Action

There can be no question that the city faces serious budgetary challenges. Right now, the Mayor is proposing to balance the budget by...

November 1, 2023 at 3:09:42 PM

We have some exciting news to share with you!

We are thrilled to share with you a significant milestone in the journey of LINC. Over a year ago, we embarked on a mission to refresh...

October 30, 2023 at 3:59:31 PM

Read for the Record: Read With Lots of Love

On Saturday, October 28, LINC families gathered virtually to celebrate one of our favorite reading holidays, Jumpstart’s Read for the...

October 19, 2023 at 9:58:27 PM

LINC Leaders Elevate the Critical Importance of Early Literacy at Annual Hispanic Education Summit

Yesterday, Literacy Inc. (LINC) leaders: Eliana Godoy (Deputy Director), Laura Walsh (Chief Program Officer), and Albania Jimenez ...

October 11, 2023 at 4:12:47 PM

NYC Reads Launches New Family-Friendly Website

NYC Reads is proud to announce the launch of our redesigned website now live at, and better than ever! Since...

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