The Benefits of United Through Reading

United Through Reading is simple but the impact on a military family is profound—even life changing—for military families facing the challenges of separation.

It’s simply a story read aloud on video.

But, through these recordings children can see their loved ones faces, hear their voices, and follow along page by page. The stories are watched day after day until children have memorized every word, every gesture, and every laugh and “air hug” of their service member. Magical things happen when these stories are shared:

It’s clear that though it’s a simple story read aloud on video, the benefit are a game changer. UTR can give a military family back a sense of normalcy and unity during one of the toughest seasons as a military family. It’s true!