United Through Reading Appoints Tim Farrell as Chief Executive Officer

Oct 6, 2022

October 6, 2022, San Diego, CA – United Through Reading, a national non-profit connecting military families through shared storytime, today announced the appointment of Tim Farrell as Chief Executive Officer. Farrell will succeed Dr. Sally Ann Zoll on October 17, 2022. Dr. Zoll is expected to remain in an advisory role until December 31, 2022, […]

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Junior Storybook Ball is magical for military kids

Sep 23, 2022

Military kids had a magical time at the 2022 United Through Reading Junior Storybook Ball at Joint Base McGuire Dix LakeHurst (JBMDL), New Jersey. Unlike our annual black tie gala in San Diego, the kids and their parents who attended Junior Storybook Ball came dressed as their favorite book characters. We saw Harry Potter, The […]

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Inaugural East Coast Road Show Coming Soon!

Sep 22, 2022

United Through Reading’s Inaugural East Coast Road Show is kicking off soon! The Mobile Story Station will travel 1000 miles and make four stops to visit military families  throughout Virginia and North Carolina, beginning September 26, 2022.  The first ever East Coast Road Show is bringing the Mobile Story Station to places it’s never been […]

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Grandparents caring for military child benefit from United Through Reading program

Sep 9, 2022

Grandparents Day is Sunday, September 11, 2022. United Through Reading understands how much kids cherish their grandparents and vice versa. Military families often lean on grandparents during deployments and separations for help. This summer we met David and Charlotte Larkin, grandparents that were helping care for their five-year-old granddaughter, Ellie, while her Active Duty military […]

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Success at Swing for Our Heroes

Sep 9, 2022

United Through Reading (UTR) and Support the Enlisted Project (STEP) co-hosted the 5th annual Swing for Our Heroes golf tournament last month in San Diego. We are thrilled to announce the tournament raised $88,000 to help the two San Diego-based non-profit organizations strengthen military communities and improve the lives of our heroes.  We were overjoyed […]

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Off The Beaten Path Road Show hits the road in September!

Sep 7, 2022

United Through Reading’s “Off the Beaten Path” Road Show is about to hit the road! The Mobile Story Station will travel 1200 miles with stops at five military installations throughout California and Nevada, beginning September 19, 2022.  The Road Show is “Off the Beaten Path” because the Mobile Story Station is traveling places it’s never been […]

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Thank you, Military Spouse Clubs!

Aug 31, 2022

United Through Reading helps military families bond through reading, no matter their distance. We consider military spouses a crucial part of our program, and we are so grateful that they see value in what we do too. We received more than $18,000 this year from spouses clubs from around the world and from all service […]

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11 Books to Inspire Aviators

Aug 19, 2022

Flying, floating, soaring through the air, children of all ages dream about the thrill of being sky-high! Aviation is a significant part of all military branches. High-speed jets, multi-functioning choppers, gigantic cargo planes, and high-tech drones are all around us in the military community.  In honor of National Aviation Day, United Through Reading has compiled […]

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National Nonprofit Day

Aug 17, 2022

National Nonprofit Day is designed to recognize nonprofit organizations like United Through Reading and their ongoing efforts to serve communities. Here’s a look at how United Through Reading serves the military community and how a $50 a month donation can make a tremendous difference in the lives of those who serve, and have served, our […]

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