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Governor Jeb Bush announced the grand prize winners in this groundbreaking competition at the Florida Celebration of Reading – Miami. Congratulations to the winning teams, Learning Upgrade and People ForWords!

From Our CEO

President and CEO British Robinson shares her thoughts on America’s silent crisis—low literacy—and the Barbara Bush Foundation’s plans to address it.


Join us as we honor our Founder, Barbara Bush. Together, we will continue the vital work she began and carry on her legacy of ensuring that every man, woman and child has the opportunity to secure a better life through literacy.


Barbara Bush’s passion for literacy has impacted millions of families and will continue to do so for generations to come. The Barbara Bush Foundation is committed to carrying on her legacy of literacy. Learn more about our 2019 plans that will continue to strengthen and advance literacy in the United States.

Adult Literacy XPRIZE

We’ve just taken the next step in our journey to revolutionize adult literacy learning. Learn more about the Barbara Bush Adult Literacy XPRIZE.

Annual Report

As a public charity, we rely on the generosity of our donors and take very seriously our responsibility to maximize the value of your contributions. We are committed to accountability and efficiency in our operations, prioritizing the highest possible social return on investment.

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In tackling America’s Biggest Challenge.

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Your donation directly benefits literacy programs across the nation because 100% of the Foundation’s fundraising expenses are paid from other sources.

Join us at an Event

Celebrate reading with Bush family members, best-selling authors, and other special guests.

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Planned Giving

The gift of reading lasts forever. Leave a lasting legacy that will help advance a more literate America and build a stronger nation.

Get in Touch

You may also contact us by phone at 850.562.5300 or by mail at:
Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy
516 North Adams Street • Tallahassee, Florida 32301