Almost 50% of Ohio's children live under the poverty level and receive free and/or reduced lunches.
Source(s): National Institute for Literacy, National Center for Adult Literacy, The Literacy Company, U.S. Census Bureau

Start a Program in Your Community

The 2nd & 7 Foundation welcomes all college and high school athletic programs that wish to "Tackle Illiteracy" in their community. Volunteers are needed to connect student-athletes with local 2nd graders and work with The 2nd & 7 Foundation to administer the program. 

To learn more about the opportunity to volunteer and start a program in your area, please reach out to:


Outside of Ohio

The 2nd & 7 Foundation office: 614-825-0602