Vote for United Through Reading to win $20,000!

Aug 18, 2017

ESET is celebrating 30 years and giving away $30,000 to nonprofits! First prize in the Nonprofit Pitchfest could win $20,000! Vote for UTR!  ESET is celebrating 30 years of IT innovation by giving away $30,000! They will select a finalist to win $20,000 from the top 10 organizations that receive the most votes. Five runners-up […]

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2016 Annual Report | Impacting more than 2 million lives.

Aug 16, 2017

With the help of our dedicated donors and supporters, we surpassed two million beneficiaries in 2016!   In United Through Reading’s 2016 Annual Report, you can learn how you helped us reach this huge milestone and how your support impacted military families across the globe. Here are some highlights: 889 UTR videos were made by Sailors on […]

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UTR’s 9th Annual Storybook Ball

Jul 13, 2017

Please join us for our 9th Annual Storybook Ball to celebrate 28 years of connections forged through the read-aloud experience provided by United Through Reading. This year we aim to deliver 10 million stories to military families around the globe to ensure that no military child goes to bed without the opportunity to be read […]

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Helping Deployed Parents Bond with New Babies

Jul 11, 2017

Thanks to an introduction from Birdies for the Brave, United Through Reading has been partnering with Operation Shower since 2015 to put children books in the hands of new military moms and dads, and to ensure they are aware of the free service United Through Reading provides to keep deployed parents’ bonding with their new […]

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4 Standing Ovations at 4th Tribute to Military Families

Jun 1, 2017

Last Wednesday evening, United Through Reading (UTR) hosted our 4th Annual Tribute to Military Families in Washington, D.C., and it was a tremendous success; our best yet! Nearly 300 guests — including more than 25 flag and general officers and senior enlisted leaders — gathered together to celebrate our military families and gave four different […]

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Staying Together While Oceans Apart

May 15, 2017

Deployment is hard.  And hard is an understatement. I know this.  I understood this as a 21-year-old girl out on a date with some Navy guy and telling him why I don’t date guys in the military.  Silly me, I fell head over heels in love with him. Eight years and a baby later, I […]

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Help Build Bonds During Month of the Military Child

Apr 5, 2017

Military children sacrifice; they support; they endure separations and relocations. These circumstances may seem insurmountable to some, yet these children continue to play a critical part in the military community. This April – Month of the Military Child – we have the opportunity to recognize them for their resiliency. MJ Sumrall is an Army veteran, a […]

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