Our Executive Director, Julie Smith, recently did an interview with CBC News about the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on children’s literacy development. The full article can be found here.Read More
We’re Writing a New Story
We believe every child deserves literacy. Our evidence-based reading programs connect New Brunswick schools and communities to unlock students’ potential in school and life.
Making Real Change
Better reading outcomes in Grade 2 are just the beginning. Our early interventions can change the trajectory of a child’s life. And the future of our province
95%Percentage of volunteers who feel they had a positive impact
5,679Number of students we’ve mentored
127,976Hours of literacy instruction we’ve provided
58%Increase in kids’ reading confidence
59%Teacher-reported increase in child’s overall skills
Skills for School and Life
Our programs give struggling readers practical strategies to make real progress. Along with literacy skills, children gain a new sense of confidence, mastery and pride.
How Can I Get Involved?
There are three ways to help us empower more New Brunswick children through reading.
A powerful network of supporters makes our life-changing work possible. Here are a few recent partners.