United Way of New York City

About ReadNYC

Spread the Words

6 out of 10 students in NYC can’t read on grade-level, leaving them 74% more likely to drop out of high school—continuing the cycle of poverty for less-privileged kids. You have the power to make an impact on their futures.

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Watch the video. See how ReadNYC is building literacy, opportunity, and self-sufficiency for NYC children and families!