Introducing the "Faces of Literacy" to Our Community
There are 60,000 people in Mercer County who cannot read at a 5th grade level. They may seem like faceless strangers to you, but we know that they represent all aspects of the demographic spectrum: diverse ethnic backgrounds, US citizens and those from other countries, those learning basic skills and those for whom English is not their first language.
And the Faces of Literacy also includes the impassioned volunteers who work to help all of the students, without compensation. READ MORE...