"Poorer children enter school having heard millions of words fewer than children from affluent homes, a disadvantage that can limit future educational success and employment opportunities."
"A child from a family rich in books is 19 percentage points more likely to complete university than a comparable child growing up without a home library." - MDR Evans, Sociologist, University of Nevada
"Literature for Life does for me what I do for my son in many ways. The organization has become one of my chosen families." - Huda
"A mom is a child's first teacher. Women with Words Reading Circles are for this generation and the next."
"Literature for Life helped me to break the cycle. I went back to school, and have a career in helping students be successful..." - Anna