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Just Books-NHR Equity and Inclusion Book Project

New Haven Reads has distributed thousands of gently-used books to children at the New Haven meal pick-up locations since early May. It has been exciting to see the joy on children’s faces as they receive their books. We… 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

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

NHR Online Book Club

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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

A note from Executive Director Kirsten Levinsohn

Dear NHR Family, The Coronavirus is impacting our lives in ways that we could never have imagined a few weeks ago. I hope that you and your families are managing well. Because of the current circumstances, we cannot… Read More

New Haven Reads closed from Friday, March 13, 2020 due to Coronavirus concerns

In line with New Haven Public Schools, New Haven Reads will be closed until further notice from Friday, March 13, 2020 due to concerns related to the coronavirus/COVID-19. All four locations will be closed and there will be… Read More