Read Alliance works to improve the educational trajectory of at-risk kindergarten and first grade students through one-to-one tutoring in foundational reading skills
Hundreds More New York City Children Given the Gift of Reading
Hundreds of students at three Bronx elementary schools have been given the chance to read, thanks to a grant received by Read Alliance (fka Reading Excellence and Discovery Foundation). The $586,000 gift was granted late last week by the New York Community Trust, through the Brooke Astor Funds for New York City Education.
Schroders partners with READ
Since 2008 Schroder’s New York office has been part of READ’s Adopt a School initiative contributing over $200,000 in support.
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READ Interviewed on 106.7 LITE FM
Did you know that 60% of students in inner city schools nationwide read below grade level? Recently, Director of Development, Megan McMullen sat down with 106.7 LITE FM's Nina Del Rio to discuss how READ addresses this issue in NYC.