Task Force Sinai Reads Across America with United Through Reading!

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Army Soldiers from Fiji, Canada and the U.S. at Task Force Sinai are busy recording United Through Reading videos this month for Read Across America! And, they had so much fun they even recorded a fun video of one of their favorite Dr. Seuss classics, "Oh The Places You'll Go!"  Take a peek at the … [Read more...]

March Book of the Month: Beyond Basketball Coach K’s Keywords for Success by Mike Krzyzewski

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March is an exciting month, with it comes the anticipation of Spring, the celebration of St. Patrick’s Day and for college basketball fans across America, March Madness! In honor of the NCAA tournament, United Through Reading is highlighting the national bestseller book, Beyond Basketball: Coach K’s … [Read more...]

The USCG Reads Across America with United Through Reading

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This year, on March 2, service members near and far were grabbing their Cat-in-the-Hat hats, succumbing to hat hair, and navigating the tongue twisting rhymes of the beloved Dr. Seuss. Why? It was Read Across America day and they read to honor the famous children’s author and help encourage every … [Read more...]

Join United Through Reading and Read Across America!

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It’s almost March and that means at United Through Reading we’re gearing up for Read Across America month—get ready to join us! On March 2, United Through Reading will kick off the National Education Association’s Read Across America campaign for the month of March, an annual reading … [Read more...]

February Book of the Month: Love Waves by Rosemary Wells

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We all know that Valentine’s Day is a time to express love through gifts, heartfelt cards and plenty of hugs and kisses—but how do we let our loved ones know we care when they are gone?  One of United Through Reading’s favorite authors Rosemary Wells gives us an idea of how to send our love! This … [Read more...]

United Through Reading on U-T TV

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Thanks to U-T TV for highlighting United Through Reading last week.  Our National Program Manager, Samantha Hagan-Lingad had fun talking about our new technology pilot. … [Read more...]

Deployment Helped My Sons Find Their Voices

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Today is National Reading Day! An annual event which celebrates and encourages reading by younger children.  In celebration of this literacy event, United Through Reading is sharing a amazing story from a UTR mom about how books, deployment, and United Through Reading made a difference in her … [Read more...]

United Through Reading Awarded $50,000 from NBCUniversal 21st Century Solutions

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We have exciting news to share with you!  United Through Reading recently received a $50,000 award from NBCUniversal Foundation’s 21st Century Solutions challenge which awards nonprofits for innovative, high-impact initiatives.  United Through Reading was awarded the grant for work on our technology … [Read more...]

A Special Thank You

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Thank you to our partners, sponsors, alliances and supporters.  Without you, we could not serve military families or impact them in such meaningful ways.  Our strong 25-year history and our bright vision for the future are possible largely due to your support, generosity and passion for our United … [Read more...]

Introducing #UTRtues

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Give thanks on Thursday. Shop on Black Friday. Keep shopping on Cyber Monday. On Tuesday, give back. We’re joining the #GivingTuesday movement with #UTRtues and we’re excited to ask you to lend a hand—and a text. #GivingTuesday is a global day dedicated to giving back.  On Tuesday, December … [Read more...]