Early Literacy Matters
For children in poverty, early literacy means options
Simple Strategy. Proven Results.
Invest In Reading
Your donation funds high impact programs in all 5 boroughs

Literacy transforms lives. Until every child in our city can read on level, LINC needs your help. You have the power to create lasting change. Give now and your gift will be matched dollar-for-dollar up to $50,000.

Double Your Impact:  Create Generational Change through Literacy

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Mission: LINC’s mission is to engage families and community members to support young readers in high need neighborhoods.

Vision: LINC harnesses the power that exists in every community to make literacy a value and right of all children. Our children’s educational success is the path out of poverty and the key to achievement.

CLICK HERE to read LINC’s 2017 Annual Report.


LINC was named one of eight winners in the NPCC New York Community Trust 2018 Nonprofit Excellence Awards. We were recognized for financial management.CLICK HERE to read more about this exciting news.