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Publishing Executive – Magazine Literacy & Kitchen Gallery Team Up to Support Job Training, Homeless Reading

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John Mennell hasn’t been letting the grass grow under his feet. Since I last spoke to him, the founder of The Magazine Publishers Family Literacy Project has moved ahead on lots of fronts. He’s got a cute new video¬†explaining his initiative. He’s working to provide magazines for kids’ organizations, high schools, Native¬†Americans, senior citizens, foster care programs, and job training for the homeless. more

Linda Ruth – Magazine Literacy & Kitchen Gallery Team Up to Support Job Training, Homeless Reading

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  • Rocking the Boat

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    501(c)(3) charity
    Bronx, NY
    Serving roughly 75 boys and girls (high school)
    Magazines Requested: Wooden Boat magazine, Fine Woodworking, Sail, National Geographic

  • New York Foundling

    New York Foundling

    Foster Care
    18 boys and 24 girls
    New York, NY USA
    Needs: 42 Magazines
    Magazines Requested: LUCKY magazine, J-14, Popstar, Teen Voices, Girls Life and Sports related.

  • Adult Literacy Plus Of Southwest Arizona

    501(c)(3) Charity, School or Library, Adult Education, GED
    Yuma, AZ
    Serving a minimum of 150 students a month ranging in ages from 16 to 70 years old. Reading levels range from third grade to first-year college levels. However, the most common age of students is between 19 and 35.
    Needs: Approximately 150 magazines per month
    Magazines Requested: Magazines showing places, people, and animals around the world. Any magazines about hobbies or sports. Magazines that open students’ eyes to the world around them.

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