As our previous plans to hit the road and meet many of you in person are still on hold, we’ve decided to bring literacy into your living room with our fall webinar series. Over the next few months, we’re looking forward to some wonderful virtual conversations about literacy and the impact we are making together through your continued support.
September 9, 11:00AM-12:00PM EDT
Literacy is the Key: Boosting Our Economy — Governor Jeb Bush and Dr. Jonathan Rothwell, Principal Economist for Gallup, will join President and CEO British A. Robinson to discuss the economic impact of America’s low literacy crisis—and the enormous opportunity we have to boost our economy by improving adult literacy rates. Register for the webinar.
September 30, 6:30PM-7:30PM EDT
Literacy is the Key: Transforming Lives — Honorary Chair Doro Bush Koch will join President and CEO British A. Robinson to share an update on the Foundation’s priorities and impact as we work to fulfill Barbara Bush’s legacy of literacy. Register for the webinar.
October 13, 6:30PM-7:30PM EDT
Literacy is the Key: Bridging the Equity Gap — Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jon Meacham will join us for a discussion on the intersection of literacy and equity issues, framed by his latest book, His Truth is Marching On: John Lewis and the Power of Hope. Register for the webinar.
Mark your calendars and register for free today!
If you’re a member of the media or would like more information, you can reach Lauren Sproull, Vice President of Communications, at 850.562.5300 or Lauren.Sproull@barbarabush.org.