The single most important activity for building the knowledge required for eventual success in reading, is reading aloud to children for 15 minutes a day.
28% of adults in Monterey lack basic literacy skills. If they can’t read, they aren’t reading to their children, and their children are falling behind.
Literacy organizations need your help.
Visit the Volunteer Center United Way Monterey County and review opportunities.
Or contact one of the Literacy Organizations below.