Illiteracy has become such a serious problem in our country that 44 million adults are now unable to read a simple story to their children.
Source(s): National Institute for Literacy, National Center for Adult Literacy, The Literacy Company, U.S. Census Bureau


February 28, 2018

Nick Whetnall, a sophomore at Tiffin University, is our student-athlete of the week. Nick is a member of the baseball team and is majoring in exercise science. This Pickerington North graduate loves being involved in The 2nd & 7 Foundation because of his passion for making the world a better place. He is also involved in National Society of Leadership and Success, as well as, Student-Athlete Advisory Council. After graduation, he plans to attend The Ohio State University and study physical therapy.

Nick shares, “I like to go in the elementary schools and do something that the kids aren’t used to. I enjoy interacting with them and brightening their day during our visits.”