Write, Read, Achieve Power: Literacy Project

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Write, Read, Achieve Power: The Literacy Project strengthens other programs dedicated to raising the literacy level in New Brunswick, New Jersey. Some of our projects included:

  • A writing and logo contest for New Brunswick Students in which 500 students participated

  • Reading to preschool children 

  • Literacy Training Programs for Rutgers students who tutor New Brunswick children

  • Parent Literacy workshops

  • Donating Books to local organizations like Elijah’s Promise and the Harmony Family Success Center

  • Providing funds for a coordinator at Youth Empowerment Services to run a summer reading program and for a field trip experience

  • Providing funds for a Language Arts teacher at the Ebenezer Community Economic Development Corp. for their summer camp program

  • Donating bilingual books to parents of Tiny Tots at the Prab summer program.

  • Donating healthy food children books to Elijah’s Promise’s Kids Let’s Cook Program.

We welcome organizations and individuals who will partner with us.

For more information email us at umcliteracy@gmail.com 

Project Coordinators Karen Cox and Susan Zahorbenski