United Through Reading Releases White Paper Highlighting Study that Reading with Military Children Helps Strengthen Their Literacy Skills

Mar 25, 2021

San Diego, CA, March 25, 2021 – Life for military children is filled with unique challenges yet a new study finds that the power of reading together with parents can help bolster their literacy skills and build resilience. The research is detailed in a new white paper released by the 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, United Through […]

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Scott Stallings Aligns With United Through Reading

Oct 7, 2020

United Through Reading, an official Birdies for the Brave Homefront Group, is honored to have PGA TOUR golf professional, Scott Stallings and his family represent their nonprofit organization. With United Through Reading, service members are always home for storytime. Since 1989, they have connected military families through video recorded storytime from around the world. Now, […]

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Emily Arnett Joins United Through Reading Board of Trustees

Sep 23, 2020

San Diego, CA – United Through Reading is proud to announce that Emily Arnett, an attorney at Littler Mendelson, has joined their Board of Trustees. Arnett is a member of the Littler CaseSmart team and is based in New York. She is responsible for early case evaluation (ECE) for class, collective, mass and representative actions. […]

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United Through Reading Receives $320,000 From USAA To Assist Servicemembers, Veterans and their Families Impacted by COVID-19 Pandemic

Aug 20, 2020

SAN DIEGO, CA – Today as part of a historic commitment by USAA’s Military Family Relief Initiative, United Through Reading will receive $320,000 to assist military and families during these challenging economic times. The donation will allow the organization to further their work connecting military families through the power of shared storytime, no matter the […]

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United Through Reading launches new PSA awareness campaign

Jul 27, 2020

No Matter the Distance PSA highlights military families staying connected United Through Reading is proud to launch our PSA, “No Matter the Distance”, with 1st Degree, a Moore company, as our named PSA agency of record. 1st Degree will lead strategy, creative, media placement, reporting and analytics to advance United Through Reading’s mission of ensuring […]

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United Through Reading and Elva Resa Publishing Partner to Deliver Digital Books to Service Members During COVID-19

May 28, 2020

United Through Reading and Elva Resa Publishing announced a new partnership today to ensure service members with limited or no access to physical books can still remain connected to their families through the United Through Reading App and digital copies of Elva Resa books. United Through Reading provides recording capabilities for military parents to make […]

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Reader’s Digest Foundation Donates $2 Million to United Through Reading in Support of Military Families

May 20, 2020

Foundation is Keystone Sponsor of READiness 365 Campaign, promoting literacy for military families during this unprecedented time NEW YORK (May 20, 2020) – The Reader’s Digest Foundation announced today its commitment of $2 million to United Through Reading, a nonprofit organization dedicated to connecting military families who are separated—for deployment or military assignment—by providing the […]

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United Through Reading Launches Mobile App

May 16, 2019

Washington, D.C.  – United Through Reading launched their new app last night at the sixth annual Tribute to Military Families in Washington, DC. Celebrating 30 years of service to military families, United Through Reading (UTR) honored Representative Rob Wittman (VA-01), Mrs. Ellyn Dunford, and Mr. Cal Turner Jr., former Chairman and CEO of Dollar General, […]

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An Incredible Night at Tribute to Military Families

May 16, 2019

Last night we kicked off our 30 year anniversary at our 6th Annual Tribute to Military Families by saluting our beneficiaries, honoring our supporters, and launching our new app. Brianna Keilar of CNN served as the master of ceremonies for the evening, sharing how books connect her military family during her husband’s deployments. We honored […]

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