Summer Books + Summer Lunch for Schenectady Kids

sicm book drive summer lunchTHANK YOU for your generous donations! Our Book Drive was a success with the help of generous sponsors including 1st National Bank of Scotia as our Gold Sponsor! We were able to give over $1800 worth of FREE books to kids in need, surpassing our original goal of $1500!!

All donations were matched 50% by Usborne Books and More through our Literacy for a Lifetime Matching Grant. For more info on our matching grant, visit:


For more than 20 years, the SICM free summer lunch program has helped hungry children here in Schenectady. Without this program, many children would not have a regular midday meal throughout the summer. Learn more about SICM and the summer lunch program: