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The Telegram
  • Wanted: books for summer reading drive

  • The United Way of the Valley and Greater Utica Area is partnering with the Literacy Coalition of Herkimer and Oneida Counties and the Resource Center for Independent Living to host a Summer Reading Book Drive, now through Friday, June 14.

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  • The United Way of the Valley and Greater Utica Area is partnering with the Literacy Coalition of Herkimer and Oneida Counties and the Resource Center for Independent Living to host a Summer Reading Book Drive, now through Friday, June 14.
    The drive will help local children retain and expand reading and comprehension skills throughout the summer holiday.
    The organizations are looking to collect new or gently used books for school-aged children in prekindergarten through high school.
    They are asking local businesses to collect supplies amongst colleagues within their workplace.
    Call 733-4691 and a volunteer or staff person will collect the donation.
    For more information call the United way at the above number or email adaml@unitedwaygu.org.
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