1 in 4 children in America grow up without learning how to read
Source(s): National Institute for Literacy, National Center for Adult Literacy, The Literacy Company, U.S. Census Bureau

Crooksville Ohio High School Seniors Read to Second Graders

Posted on: 02/09/2019

News coverage of the Crooksville High School Senior football players visiting 2nd grade students on 2.7 Day. 

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The 2nd & 7 Foundation Celebrates 2.7 Day on Feb. 7

Posted on: 02/06/2019

The 2nd & 7 Foundation has adopted February 7 as "2.7 Day." Each year, February 7 is a day we creatively engage all of our partners, sponsors, donors, volunteers, friends, families and even young children across the country to promote, support and celebrate our mission.

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Journey of 2nd & 7 - 1999 to today

Posted on: 12/14/2018

Take a look at how much the reading programs have spread across the country!

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University High School Football Team @ South Waco Elementary School

Posted on: 11/02/2018

University HS Football team has been visiting with 2nd graders at South Waco Elementary school each Friday before their football games.


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South-Western student athletes score big as mentors for elementary students

Posted on: 10/11/2018

This article describes the partnership between West Franklin Elementary and Franklin Heights student-athletes. Each month, student-athletes from different teams visit 2nd-grade students to serve as positive role models and to read, discuss and distribute copies of a Hog Mollies story.

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