Join Us

Help us achieve something special and raise crucial funds so that children in every NYC neighborhood can gain vital literacy skills and become lifelong readers.

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Join Our Team

We are currently seeking team members in the following roles:

Family Engagement Specialist

Community Engagement Specialist

Neighborhood Manager

Keep this page bookmarked for announcements about open staff positions.

 
 

Become a Monthly Donor

Monthly donations provide LINC with stable funding and ongoing support. Become a monthly donor today and help us spread the joy of reading throughout New York City.

Start a Fundraiser

Looking to start your own fundraiser or support an existing one? Click below for more information and check out other wonderful fundraisers: Animal Day Advocates, Book Buddy, and Community Champions.

 

Corporate Initiatives

LINC’s Corporate Initiatives promote the importance of civic participation and volunteer engagement. We infuse the joy of volunteering by cultivating meaningful connections and increasing our volunteers’ knowledge of the issues facing our city. 
 

LINC is a proud participant in ViacomCBS's annual Viacommunity Day. We have partnered with Target and Barnes & Noble to support their community engagement programs. Together with Fidelis Care, we launched Diversity Through Literacy, an initiative to bring unique stories to children in underserved communities. Contact us to schedule your special service event.

 

Book Drives

We thank individuals, corporate partners, publishers, community organizations and independent schools who partnered with LINC and collected books through volunteer-led book drives. Due to Covid-19 we are putting all book drives on hold until we resume in person programs.  

 

Matching Gifts

Does your company match your contribution? Help us continue to increase early literacy in New York City by leveraging your employer’s support. Matching Donations enable a  financial gift that doubles, and sometimes triples, your impact. Matching gifts support corporate community activism and the charitable interests of employees is welcome and will be spent wisely.