Live well. Learn with abandon.
Literacy Mid-South (LMS) is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to provide literacy resources for learners of all ages and backgrounds.
adults in Shelby County cannot read this statistic.
of 3rd graders in Shelby County Schools read below grade level.
of incarcerated individuals read below a 3rd grade reading level.
Today a reader.
Tomorrow a Leader.—
American Journalist, Critic, and Womens' Rights Advocate—
We were the people who were not in the papers.
We lived in the blank white spaces at the edges of print. It gave us more freedom.
We lived in the gaps between the stories.—
Margaret Atwood, The Handmaid's Tale—
Join presenting sponsors Ashley Bonds and David Tester of Marx-Bensdorf Realtors for Literacy Mid-South's 7th annual Literatini on Saturday, June 15th from 7:00pm - 10:00pm at Novel. Memphis.
Want to Make a REAL Difference in Someone's Life? Teach Someone to Read!