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Just Books: Equity and Inclusion Project

Just Books Fundraiser Since early May, New Haven Reads has been distributing thousands of books to children at meal pick-up locations. In June, we decided we needed to do even more for our students. We launched the Just… Read More

Celebrating Our Volunteers

On June 11th, New Haven Reads hosted its Spring Social virtually through Zoom. The Social, a virtual Trivia Night, brought together 32 volunteers from all different sites. Natosha Wengreen, NHR’s Outreach Director, said that the Trivia Night was… Read More

NHR Continues to “Share Joy”

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See our photo montage to see how New Haven Reads has pivoted to meet the needs of our students and our community during the coronavirus pandemic. Click here to see our latest video!

The Great Give 2020

THANK YOU  for your incredible support to make it a record-breaking Great Give 2020 for NHR! We had 206 gifts for a total of $19,708 with matching gifts from the Lewis G. Schaeneman, Jr. Foundation and NewAlliance Foundation. Thank… Read More

Volunteer Appreciation Month

NHR Volunteer Video

We want to say THANK You to our volunteers! April is National Volunteer month and our NHR team made a video for our volunteers to thank them for all they do! With out them our program wouldn’t be… Read More

Exciting News

There are two ways that you can help us! Volunteer! We need volunteers to collect books from our Book Bank and distribute the books at the meal distribution locations in New Haven. Training, masks, and gloves will be… Read More

Watch our update!

Check out our video update from Kirsten Levinsohn, , New Haven Reads Executive Director. Click here to check out our video update from Kirsten Levinsohn, New Haven Reads Executive Director. Stay connected with all the latest developments at… Read More

Distance Learning

Distance Learning Post

As parents and caregivers are homeschooling at the moment, the NHR Education Team would like to share some of the resources we have found useful to support literacy learning at home. Please click the link below for more… Read More

Our Staff Team Created a Video to Say Hi to Our Students!

Hello New Haven Reads students!  Our team at NHR is thinking of you and wanted to say hello and encourage you to keep on reading! We hope that you enjoy our video and we can’t wait to see… Read More