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“Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.” ~ Robert Louis Stevenson What better time than during this season of hope, joy and giving to announce that Reading Buddies are once again meeting in person with children across San Antonio.  It has been

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A Letter from the Executive Director

“In the midst of chaos, there is also opportunity.” – Sun Tzu As all of us know, in March of this year, we were thrown into chaos that none of us would ever have possibly imagined.   Everyday life as we knew it would be no more.  The simple routines were

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Volunteer Spotlight – April 2020

This April, we want to make a special shout out to Dr. Cary Stratton, our Reading Buddy of the Month and the winner of our Refer-A-Buddy Campaign! Cary has been a Reading Buddy volunteer for the past seven years, first learning about the program through his church, First Presbyterian. He

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A Message from SAYL

In these difficult times, San Antonio Youth Literacy continues working to provide for the well-being of our students who need special assistance with reading.   Since our Reading Buddies cannot be in classrooms right now, SAYL staff is developing a virtual Reading Buddy Program to offer young readers throughout the San

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Emergency Support for SAYL

Though schools are closed and our traditional Reading Buddy Program is unable to continue for the remainder of the school year, we still need your support!  A contribution to SAYL, big or small, will help to ensure the Reading Buddy Program will be around for the 2020-2021 school year, and to

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