Literacy Partners Turns 40

Swanson, Clare
September 2014
Publishers Weekly;9/29/2014, Vol. 261 Issue 39, p16
Trade Publication
The article discusses the 40th anniversary Gala of the nonprofit Literacy Partners, which provides literacy services to adults, and began in 1973 as Literacy Volunteers of America (LVA). Topics include how the Gala began after columnist Liz Smith saw a documentary on adult illiteracy by Carol Jenkins, why the program is focusing in literacy in parents, and comments from executive director Anthony Tassi.


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