Thanks to our Sponsors for all they do
From Board Members to book drives, BNY Mellon has been a longtime and active partner both throughout greater Boston and beyond. This year, Read to a Child’s ten year partnership was highlighted in BNY Mellon’s newsletter: http://goo.gl/G1IZmv
Travelers has been a key partner for over ten years with large numbers of employees collectively providing thousands of hours of one-on-one reading for at-risk children in Hartford, CT. The Travelers Foundation also provides essential funds for running programming in Connecticut.
A longstanding and dedicated partner, Pitney Bowes first supported Read to a Child in 2006 with a national expansion grant from its Literacy and Education Fund. Since then, Pitney Bowes continues to provide essential and strategic support for Read to a Child’s work to benefit underserved children across the country through board leadership along with funding.
ArcLight Capital Partners
A major supporter of Read to a Child in Boston, as well as nationally, ArcLight Capital Partners funding supports expansion and allows Read to a Child to continue to provide high-quality programming to its volunteers and high-need students and schools.
Agero has been a committed corporate partner since 2006, providing both employee volunteers and financial support for our programming in greater Boston. Most notably, Agero consistently steps up as a Presenting Sponsor for our Annual Gala.
Throughout our eight year history with TJX, significant corporate volunteerism and foundation support have been the heart of this thriving partnership. Most recently, this partnership allowed Read to a Child to bring the lunchtime reading program to a new Boston-area community with demonstrated need.
New York Life
A Read to a Child partner since 2003, New York Life provides both employee volunteers and annual financial support. Read to a Child is honored to have been the recipient of a significant Community Impact Grant in 2013 and 2015.
Read to a Child has had a longstanding partnership with Cabot Corporation and the Cabot Foundation since 2005. Cabot funding and employee participation have been a crucial part of our ability to bring the lunchtime reading program to the most high-risk students in greater Boston.
Target’s commitment to children’s literacy made them an ideal partner to support our Detroit program expansion. Read to a Child was able to reach significantly more high-need children in Detroit in 2014-2015 as a result of Target’s efforts to build strong, safe and healthy communities across the country.
In line with their priority to help disadvantaged youth to succeed in education, Staples has partnered with Read to a Child since 2007 to provide both employee volunteers and grant support for programming in greater Boston.
Eaton Vance is a longstanding and strategic supporter of Read to a Child in Greater Boston. The launch of our financial literacy program, annual increases in volunteer engagement, ongoing event sponsorship and Board participation, continue to make Eaton Vance a valued supporter. We are proud of this partnership.
Read to a Child is a proud inaugural recipient of a Mutual Impact grant award as voted on by MassMutual employees. Through the lunchtime reading program, MassMutual employees serve as volunteer reading mentors in greater Boston schools.
We have been an annual recipient of an Eastern Bank Community Grant for many years. Eastern Bank is now also a sponsor of our National Gala and Annual Online Fundraiser.
Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation
We are extremely pleased to add the Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation, the official team charity of the Los Angeles Dodgers, as a new primary supporter in 2016! The primary focus of the Dodgers Foundation is to strengthen and support cornerstone programs (including Education + Literacy) to benefit children and families in need, as well as to be a vehicle for positive change in underserved communities throughout the greater Los Angeles region.
A Read to a Child partner since 2013, Bloomberg provides both reading mentors and financial support to the Detroit program. Collectively, Bloomberg volunteers have read hundreds of books to students at Warren Bow Elementary in the Detroit Public Schools. We are very appreciative of their continued support and look forward to strengthen our partnership.
RSA has been a supporter of Read to a Child for over 10 years. Their commitment to the children in the Billerica, MA Schools is evident each year as over 25 readers, many of whom have been in the program for many years, visit the schools weekly to read.Their dedication truly impacts the children’s lives.
in 2016 Liberty Mutual Insurance became a major supporter of Read to a Child based upon a grant voted on by employees. Liberty Mutual employees now also volunteer as reading mentors in greater Boston schools.
- Top Boston Supporters
- Connecticut Regional Supporters
- Detroit Regional Supporters
- Los Angeles Regional Supporters
- South Florida Regional Supporters
- James Smith Trust
- Fanny & Svante Knistrom Foundation
- Ellen A. Gilman Trust
- Eagle Investment Systems
- Clinton & Wilma Shattuck Charitable Trust
- Baron Capital
- BNY Mellon/Alice P. Chase Trust
- Proskauer Rose
- John Hancock
- Equity Office Properties