Researchers concluded that nearly two-thirds of low-income families own no books for their children
Source(s): U.S. Dept of Education


February 11, 2019

Congratulations to Sydney Thom, our Student-Athlete of the Week! Sydney is a senior at Perkins High School in Sandusky, Ohio, and is a member of the varsity basketball team. Sydney helped to establish our reading program in her area and is excited to see the program blossom. She is a member of the National Honor Society and various other organizations at her high school. Sydney has a 4.1 GPA and will be attending The Ohio State University following graduation, majoring in early childhood education.

Sydney is an amazing positive role model for young readers and we are so grateful to have her partnership with The 2nd & 7 Foundation!