The future success of all students relies on their ability to become proficient readers.

Regular reading aloud to children has been shown to be critical in learning to read.

Reading Takes You Places! A Project of Read to a Child

The Read to a Child Program at Betances School brings together business volunteers and students for daily lunchtime reading sessions. Young students become engaged in books, build vocabulary and become confident in their increased literacy skills. Student and volunteer take the journey together . . . discovering that Reading Takes You Places!

$25 Raised
5% towards $500 Goal

Supported by 1 Donation:

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    Anonymous
    I Gave $25
    Every child deserves a chance to read and succeed . . .without exception.