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Barbara Bush Foundation Announces 2017 Dallas/Fort Worth Celebration of Reading Student Essay Contest

Press Release | Dallas, TX. – The Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy announced today the 2017 Celebration of Reading Dallas/Fort Worth Student Essay Contest, based on author Mary Pope Osborne’s award-winning “Magic Tree House” series. […]

Guest Authors Announced for 2017 Dallas/Fort Worth Celebration of Reading

Press Release | Dallas, TX. – Author lineup to include Leigh Anne Tuohy, Kristin Hannah, Ron Hall and Mary Pope Osborne […]

Celebrating Adult Literacy and Technology

~ Four things we’re celebrating this Adult Education and Family Literacy Week ~ By Patti Constantakis and Liza McFadden As we celebrate Adult Education and Family Literacy this week, we find ourselves reflecting on the progress happening across the country on behalf of the 36 million low-skilled adults in the U.S. These adults face several […]

Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy Honors ConocoPhillips with Founders Award

ConocoPhillips is the first recipient of the Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy’s Founders Award in recognition of the company’s generosity and continued support of literacy for all. […]

Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy Names Millie Cooper and Angela Cooper Chairs for the 2017 Dallas/Ft. Worth Celebration of Reading

Press Release | Dallas, TX. – Cooper Aerobics’ Millie Cooper and her daughter-in-law, Angela “Angie” Cooper have been named event chairs for the 16th Annual Dallas/Fort Worth Celebration of Reading, scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 7 at the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center. […]

City of Dallas Partners with XPRIZE to Transform the Lives of 3.8 Million Local Adult Learners Through Technology

Joint Press Release (XPRIZE, DCCCD and Barbara Bush Foundation) | Dallas – Tuesday, Mayor Mike Rawlings, the Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD) and XPRIZE, the global leader in designing and operating world-changing incentive competitions, formally announced a first-of-its kind partnership that will help support the next field testing phase of the $7M Barbara Bush Foundation Adult Literacy XPRIZE presented by the Dollar General Literacy Foundation […]

City of Philadelphia Partners with XPRIZE to Transform the Lives of Thousands of Local Adult Learners Through Technology

Joint Press Release (XPRIZE, Office of Adult Education and Barbara Bush Foundation) | Philadelphia – Tuesday, Mayor Jim Kenney, the City of Philadelphia’s Office of Adult Education (OAE) and XPRIZE, the global leader in designing and operating world-changing incentive competitions, formally announced a first-of-its kind partnership that will help support the next field testing phase of the $7M Barbara Bush Foundation Adult Literacy XPRIZE presented by the Dollar General Literacy Foundation […]

Semi-finalist Teams and Field Testing Cities Announced in the $7M Barbara Bush Foundation Adult Literacy XPRIZE

XPRIZE Press Release | Los Angeles – XPRIZE, the global leader in designing and operating world-changing incentive competitions, today announced eight semi-finalist teams are advancing in the $7M Barbara Bush Foundation Adult Literacy XPRIZE presented by the Dollar General Literacy Foundation […]

Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy to Host 2017 Maine Celebration of Reading

Press Release | Kennebunkport, Maine – The Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy will host the Maine Celebration of Reading on Friday, Sept. 8, at 6:30 p.m. at the Vinegar Hill Music Theatre in Arundel, Maine. […]

Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy Announces 2017-18 Board of Directors

Press Release | Tallahassee, Fla. – The Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy is pleased to announce its 2017-18 Board of Directors. […]

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