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Month: May 2019

The Impact of Books

Two full bookcases

This week’s post is short, but for all of us at NHR, incredibly moving. This letter came to us from a book bin in Fair Haven that gets free books from NHR. We believe it is proof of the incredible power of literacy, community, and our mission.

NHR Staff Help Build Book Box for Scantlebury Park

volunteers with a book box

NHR staff joined other volunteers at Make Haven for the Help Your Shelves Build Day, where they constructed a new book box for Scantlebury Park!

Save the Date: Pre-Summer Teacher Open House

Back Room of the Book Bank

Teachers, mark your calendars for the Pre-Summer Teacher Open House on Saturday June 8th and Sunday June 9th! This is an opportunity to get free summer reading books for your students. Light refreshments will be available. We hope… Read More

The 2019 Parent Survey

A NHR Mom with her son and daughter

Our parents are critical to our students’ success, so each year we conduct a parent survey to give parents the opportunity to offer feedback about their experience at NHR. Read more about this year’s key results and some of our parents’ feedback!

Volunteer Spotlight: Juandiego C.

NHR tutoring volunteer

Name: Juandiego C. Volunteer Location: Willow Street Years Volunteered: <1 When and why did you first start volunteering with NHR? I started volunteering with NHR in February of this year. What prompted me to volunteer was seeing a NHR flyer… Read More