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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. […]

Voices for Literacy Collaborative Launches Virtual Book Drive

Press Release | Washington, D.C. – The Voices for Literacy collaborative has launched a new virtual book drive that will provide new books to children in need.. […]

Statement from the Barbara Bush Foundation about Literacy Skills and Workforce Development

Press Release | Boston, Mass. – The Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy is proud to be an investor in the Massachusetts Pathways to Economic Advancement Project, the nation’s first Pay for Success (PFS) initiative devoted to workforce development. […]

Voices for Literacy Collaborative Launches “Literacy Trivia” Campaign

Press Release | Washington, D.C. – This past weekend, as families nationwide celebrated the impact that mothers have on their children’s lives, the Voices for Literacy collaborative launched a new online quiz highlighting the influence of maternal education levels on children’s future academic success. […]

Barbara Bush Foundation Presents “Champion for Literacy” Award to Senator Lamar Alexander

Press Release | Washington, D.C. – Senator Lamar Alexander received the Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy’s “Champion for Literacy” award during the National Celebration of Reading. […]

Barbara Bush Foundation Releases Guide to Encourage Focus on Literacy in Afterschool Programs

Press Release | Washington, D.C. – The Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy has released a new practice guide, “Extending and Enhancing Literacy Learning in Afterschool Programs,” to help afterschool providers nationwide incorporate literacy skill development into their programs. […]

Bestselling Authors to Appear at Barbara Bush Foundation’s National Celebration of Reading in Washington, D.C.

Press Release | Washington, D.C. – The Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy will host its second National Celebration of Reading on Thursday, May 4, 2017, at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. […]

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