Books are Wings

Books are Wings has formed a strong alliance in the community to fight against child illiteracy and National Grid Foundation is happy to contribute to its success in providing children with the opportunity to strengthen their ability to read, a gateway skill to higher learning.

Students show off their new books during the book fair at Carl J. Lauro elementary school, Rhode Island.

Growing the bench, and new to the program,

is the University at Buffalo. 

Photo: University at Buffalo

To find out more about the 

Hoops for the Stars Program

check out the April issue of Destiny

​​​​​​“The Hoops for the Stars program was an amazing opportunity for the students at Buffalo School #32 Bennett Park Montessori. Over the duration of the program, student interest consistently grew and a change in behavior among a collection of our students was noticeable. ..."


​​Robert “Bo” Izydorczak,

Physical education / health education teacher,

Buffalo School # 32, Bennett Park Montessori​