Can you imagine not being able to go to the doctor without a translator? Or struggling to read and understand a bus schedule to get to work on time?
In Massachusetts 1 out of 6 adults struggle with these exact issues. Literacy is so much more than learning to read and write. Every important issue is impacted by low-literacy.
Read for Change is First Literacy’s annual peer-to-peer fundraising event, raising $5,000 to $10,000 to support adult literacy.