Read Alliance works to improve the educational trajectory of at-risk, early elementary students through one-to-one tutoring in foundational reading skills.
Over Half a Million Dollars Raised - 15th Anniversary Spring Benefit a Huge Success!
On Thursday, April 30th passionate supporters of Read Alliance's mission to improve the educational trajectory of at risk, early elementary students gathered together at The Park Cafe for an evening of celebration, networking, and philanthropy. The evening kicked off with a VIP reception overflowing with Board members--past and present, READ's teen tutor ambassadors, and many of the event's generous sponsors.
Coming Full Circle: An Opportunity to Give Back
When Ismael Guadalupe first set foot in the halls of a READ program site he was a READ tutor. Fast forward ten years later, and Ismael is back in those same halls--this time, as a program manager.
Armed with Passion to Mentor Kids
Katy Knight's passion for education and opportunity started early on. Katy grew up in the Ridgewood neighborhood of Queens where her academic achievements distinguished her amongst her peers.