Make It Better
award winner!

SitStayRead was honored
as a winner of the
Make It Better
Philanthropy Awards!


Making a Difference!

With your support, we’ve been able to
increase the number of children served by 219%
and reduce our per-student cost by more than 58%!
And we\\\'re seeing 47.8% greater fluency gains!


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47.8% greater
fluency gains!

Read Loyola’s evaluation of
SitStayRead and learn more about
these exciting results that show how
much we are making a difference!



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Out latest happenings...

  • 2014 Philanthropy Awards: SitStayRead

    Originally posted on the make it better website on February 25, 2014 Almost everyone likes dogs—the cuddling, the love. SitStayRead, a nonprofit dedicated to promoting the love of learning and improving literacy proficiency for at-risk kids, capitalizes on that idea. Dogs allow SitStayRead (SSR) to tackle the sobering issue of […]
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  • Postponed: Pig vs. Cow vs. Chicken — Last Meat Standing!

    TONIGHT’S EVENT IS BEING POSTPONED Due to the heavy snows, we’re rescheduling Pig vs. Cow vs. Chicken — Last Meat Standing. Please stay safe, stay warm, and stay put, and we’ll get back to you with the new date as soon as it’s been sorted between Lagunitas Brewing and Whole […]
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