Individual contributions

Every dollar helps! The NIE program supports literacy and provides countless resources for area teachers and students. Consider making an individual donation to partner with us as we stand together to support the next generation of readers.

  • Checks are payable to The Day Publishing Company, ATTN: NIE, P.O. Box 1231, New London, CT 06320.
  • In addition, individuals can contribute to NIE through cash donations of any dollar amount to help support a classroom, local school, or many schools.

You can also support education when you go on vacation with the click of a button! Choose “Donate to Newspapers in Education” when processing your vacation hold request in The Day’s Member Center. Or, before you go on vacation, call The Day's Customer Service Center and donate your stopped papers to the NIE program. Customer Service can be reached at (860) 701-4400. Hours are Monday through Friday from 7:30 am to 2:00 pm and Saturday & Sunday from 7:30 am to noon.

Business, Corporation & Foundation Sponsorships

Make a tax-deductible donation by considering one of the NIE sponsorship levels listed below that will enable electronic copies of the newspaper to be delivered to classrooms that otherwise could not afford this excellent teaching tool. NIE sponsorship is an inexpensive way to increase visibility and awareness in the community. As a sponsor, your business is recognized for participating in a program that enhances education and literacy in your community. Students, teachers, parents and our readers are exposed to the program and your role in making NIE possible to children and teachers.

Sponsorship Levels:

  • 1 classroom $108/year
  • 5 classrooms $540/year
  • 10 classrooms $1,080/year
  • 20 classrooms $2,160/year

To discuss business and corporate sponsorships, contact Jaclyn Nardone at or (860) 701-4304.