Navy Federal Credit Union becomes a host site for United Through Reading’s Military Program

Navy Federal Credit Union

Navy Federal Credit Union has launched United Through Reading recording sites at two of the credit union’s branches – Crystal City, VA and Camp Foster, Okinawa, Japan. Participating branches will supply books and a private area for service members to video record a reading and a personal message. … [Read more...]

Join United Through Reading in celebrating the Month of the Military Child with “The Little C.H.A.M.P.S”

Month of the Military Child 2014

April is the Month of the Military Child, and United Through Reading is celebrating military children with gratitude for their unique service to our country. During the month of April, military parents can read The Little C.H.A.M.P.S at United Through Reading locations around the globe, and send … [Read more...]

Join United Through Reading in celebrating Read Across America

Read Across America

United Through Reading is pleased to be a partner in the National Education Association’s Read Across America Day on March 3, 2014 - the nation's largest reading event, occurring each year in celebration of Dr. Seuss' birthday.  United Through Reading locations around the globe, including select … [Read more...]

Save the Date: Wednesday May 21, 2014

Save the Date

United Through Reading’s Tribute to Military Families will celebrate military families who have forged meaningful connections through the read aloud experience, and give thanks to those who believe that all military families deserve this connection, no matter the distance between them. Location: … [Read more...]

House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) Announces Guests for State of the Union

Dear Friends of United Through Reading,  I am deeply honored to have been invited to attend the State of the Union address as House Speaker John Boehner's (R-OH) guest representing United Through Reading and our military families.   In a press release, Speaker Boehner said the following about his … [Read more...]

2013 Storybook Ball Celebrates Keeping Families in Touch

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United Through Reading held its 5th Annual Storybook Ball on Saturday, November 9th at the Hyatt Regency La Jolla at Aventine.  The gala is an annual fundraiser to support United Through Reading's work to offer military service members the opportunity to be video-recorded reading storybooks to their … [Read more...]

October 3rd is Read for the Record Day

Otis, by Loren Long

Join We Give Books, Jumpstart, United Through Reading and record-breakers everywhere on October 3, 2013 as together we read Otis by Loren Long for Jumpstart's Read for the Record. By taking part, you will help to set a new world record for the Largest Shared Reading Experience!  Thanks to Pearson … [Read more...]

United Through Reading Highlights Service To Military Families At The Fourth Annual Capitol Reception In Washington, DC

United Through Reading Board of Trustees member and VP of Government Relations, BAE Systems, Mr. Doug Stewart welcomed Congressman Mike Rogers (AL), SSG Vince Moore, SFC Jessica Stafford Moore and their daughter Olivia.

Washington DC – Sept. 19, 2013 – United Through Reading was honored to welcome members of Congress, military leadership, program beneficiaries and supporters to its Fourth Annual Capitol Reception at the Rayburn House Office Building. This year’s event was hosted by the organization and by its … [Read more...]

United Through Reading honored to lay wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery

Arlington

Washington DC – Sept. 19, 2013 – United Through Reading was honored to lay a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery on Friday, September 19th. The ceremony was solemnly led by Guards of Honor shortly after the ritual Changing of the Guard. Ceremony participants from … [Read more...]

United Through Reading’s Fourth Annual Capitol Reception to be held on September 19th in Washington DC.

United Through Reading's Capitol Reception is an opportunity for members of Congress, military leadership, and United Through Reading beneficiaries and supporters to come together to talk about the importance of United Through Reading in connecting military families during separation.   The event, … [Read more...]