Our Stories

  • 06Jun 2022
    Kristine Flynn’s Reflections on Volunteering

    Thank you. It is a very humbling honour to be on stage accepting an award.  I love volunteering for READ Saskatoon and have volunteered for many of their programs. But by far the most meaningful volunteer experience has been as an adult literacy coach. I’ve been paired with the same learner off and on since […]

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  • 02May 2022
    Supporting Your Child’s Reading Journey

    Even when your child starts school, you are their first and most important teacher. Reading out of necessity and reading for enjoyment are two very different things. At READ Saskatoon we want to spark a love of reading for children by growing their learning strategies and reading skills. We believe parents play a vital role […]

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  • 14Jan 2022
    Literacy + Play = Success!

    Family Literacy Day is Thursday, January 27th. Register here to celebrate literacy and learning in your home. READ Saskatoon’s family literacy programs combine learning and play through literacy enriched activities and information. Our programs are grounded in the belief that children’s literacy development start in the home and community, and the special adults in a […]

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  • 23Nov 2021
    You Can Empower People

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  • 05Nov 2021
    RESPs: An Overlooked Tool for Poverty Reduction

    Have you ever felt intimidated trying to access financial information or support? If so, you are not alone. At READ Saskatoon, we often hear about the challenges people face trying to make the best financial decisions for themselves and their families. To exacerbate existing challenges, COVID-19 has drastically altered the services many financial institutions provide. […]

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  • 18Oct 2021
    Conexus Wins Community Builder Award

    I am thrilled to accept the Kinsmen Club of Saskatoon Community Builder Award on behalf of our Board, our employees – who give unselfishly of their time and talent – and our members – whose patronage enables us to support the phenomenal work being done through READ Saskatoon’s literacy programs. Being connected to our communities […]

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