United Through Reading Hosted 2nd Annual Tribute to Military Families in Washington, D.C.

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More than 300 friends and supporters of United Through Reading gathered last Wednesday, May 20, at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium in Washington, D.C., for the 2nd Annual Tribute to Military Families in order to celebrate families who have forged meaningful connections through the read aloud … [Read more...]

UTR Service Saturday: UTR Tribute to Military Families Host Committee Member Blaire Brush

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Blaire has been serving with United Through Reading for two years from her home in Fairfax, VA. When her husband was deployed she didn't know about United Through Reading for her two boys. Her goal as a volunteer is to make sure no military families go unaware of the benefits of reading aloud with … [Read more...]

May Book of the Month: Oh, the Places You’ll Go!

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Oh, the Places You’ll Go! By Dr. Seuss Age Level: 0-8 and all ages With the school year winding down and graduations right around the corner, May is a month of goodbyes and new beginnings. What better time to grab Dr. Seuss’ classic story, Oh, the Places You’ll Go! Dr. Seuss offers an … [Read more...]

Meet Ryan, Annaleigh, Louanna and Emmalynn Boblett

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During Month of the Military Child, we are taking the opportunity to highlight some of our country’s most resilient children, our military kids! Meet the Boblett family. They have four adorable children; Ryan is 11, Annaleigh is 9, Louanna is 7, and Emmalynn is 4.  All they have known their whole … [Read more...]

Meet Joaquin and Xavier Flores

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During Month of the Military Child, we are taking the opportunity to highlight some of our country’s most resilient children, our military kids, who constantly show strength and resourcefulness in the face of big challenges, including frequent separation. Meet Joaquin and Xavier Flores. Joaquin … [Read more...]

Save the Date: 2015 Tribute to Military Families

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United Through Reading’s Second Annual Tribute to Military Families Wednesday May 20, 2015 United Through Reading’s second annual Tribute to Military Families will celebrate military families who have forged meaningful connections through the read aloud experience, and give recognition to the … [Read more...]

Month of the Military Child | A Salute to their Readiness and Resilience

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At United Through Reading, April is a special month. This month, we join the nation in celebrating the children in military families and acknowledge the commitment, contribution and sacrifice they make for our nation. We have the privilege of serving military children all year round at UTR, so we … [Read more...]

The National Guard Reads Across America with United Through Reading!

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The National Guard joins the National Education Association's Read Across America fun!  They are also looking forward to reading science, technology, engineering and math books this summer. The Read Across America activity continues! This week Chief Master Sergeant Mitch Brush, Senior Enlisted … [Read more...]

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 the National Education Association's 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 … [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...]