Signature Programs

The “Hi-5” High Impact Literacy Award is granted annually to an organization in the NewAlliance Foundation service area that embodies five attributes the Foundation wishes to honor in the field of literacy: vision, responsiveness, innovation, spirit and results.

“READy for the Grade,” NewAlliance Foundation’s Public Library Summer Reading Initiative, is a multi-year grant program, designed to prepare K-3 children for grade level reading by stemming the summer reading loss often affecting children from low-income families.