Program Success! – April 2015

As we approach the end of our first year, we are excited to get our first look at how effective the program is at improving grade level reading compared to youngsters that were not in the program.  Our fingers are crossed that the comparison will be positive and worthwhile! We are planning our summer bridge program to begin in July …

Introducing Our Work – December 2015

I love talking about the work of the Akoben Foundation – if you are reading this you already know that our work is all about ending poverty through literacy.  However, there are two questions that nearly everyone asks: 1.  Are the statistics we flash on our website home screen really true?  Sadly, they are.  Read the sourced statistics for yourself …