United Through Reading

Services Provided: Education, Individual and Family Life, Parenting, SDMFC Member


Together, We Unite Military Families Facing Physical Separation By Facilitating The Bonding Experience Of Reading Aloud.

Vision- A nation of resilient families with a shared love for reading.

Who Does United Through Reading Serve:

Active, Retired, and Reserve military personnel as well as Veterans across San Diego County

How does United Through Reading serve the military-connected community?

We serve the military-connected community by facilitating video storybook recordings for military families facing physical separation.

We unite military families facing physical separation by facilitating the bonding experience of reading aloud. United Through Reading facilitates video storybook recordings for military families to help keep them connected during times of physical separation while promoting literacy. This is a free service for all military families which includes a new book along with their video recording.

United Through Reading Partners: 
STEP, Armed Services YMCA

1455 Frazee Rd Suite 500, San Diego, CA 92108
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30am to 5:30pm



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