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Opinion | Washington Times – Honorary Chair Doro Bush Koch discusses her mother’s legacy of literacy and the Barbara Bush Foundation’s commitment to fulfilling that legacy as it celebrates its 30th anniversary.

Strawberry Crest High School students help kids in elementary school next door learn to read

We’re proud to share this recent feature on one of our Teen Trendsetters™ programs in Florida. View the full story here.

Two Teams Tie for Grand Prize in $7M Barbara Bush Foundation Adult Literacy XPRIZE

Press Release | Miami, Florida – XPRIZE, in partnership with the Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation, today announced two grand prize winners of the Adult Literacy XPRIZE, a multi-year, multi-phase competition focused on transforming the lives of low-literate adults across the nation. […]

Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy to Host 2019 Florida Celebration of Reading in Miami

Press Release | Miami, Florida – Gov. Jeb Bush, Dave Barry, Brad Meltzer and Susan Page will honor the life of Barbara Bush and announce the winners of the Barbara Bush Foundation Adult Literacy XPRIZE presented by the Dollar General Literacy Foundation. […]

Honoring President George H.W. Bush

Statement from British A. Robinson, President and CEO, on the passing of President George H.W. Bush.

Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy Names British A. Robinson as President and CEO

Press Release | Tallahassee, Florida – The Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy’s board of directors announced today that British A. Robinson has been selected as the Foundation’s new president and CEO. […]

Barbara Bush Foundation Names Laura Bush as Honorary Chair and Brill Garrett as Chair of 2018 Dallas Celebration of Reading

Press Release | DALLAS – The Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy will host the 17th annual Dallas/Fort Worth Celebration of Reading on Tuesday, Nov. 6, at the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center. […]

Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy to Host 2018 Maine Celebration of Reading

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

XPRIZE and Barbara Bush Foundation to Award Finalist Teams in $7M Adult Literacy XPRIZE and Launch $1M Communities Competition to Distribute Winning Apps to One Million Adult Learners

XPRIZE Press Release | New Orleans – Tomorrow, at the 2018 American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference and Exhibition in New Orleans, XPRIZE and its sponsors will award $100K to each of the five finalist teams in the $7M Barbara Bush Foundation Adult Literacy XPRIZE, presented by the Dollar General Literacy Foundation. […]

Barbara Bush Foundation Celebrates State Farm Good Neighbor Citizenship Grant Benefiting Miami-Dade County Public Schools

Press Release | Miami Beach, Fla. – The Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy gathered local educators and students at Fienberg-Fisher K-8 Center on Wednesday, May 16, to celebrate the Teen Trendsetters™ program. […]

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Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy
516 North Adams Street • Tallahassee, Florida 32301