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Literacy Mid-South Staff Member Teaching Grandfather To Read

April 2nd, 2014

by Linda A. MooreApril 2, 2014Reprinted with permission from the Commercial Appeal read more »

Book Blitz

March 13th, 2014

Literacy Mid-South in the Midst of a Whirlwind of Activity read more »

Literacy Mid-South Gears Up for Busy Spring

February 10th, 2014

The national Read Across America event happens in March, and Literacy Mid-South will have special events, book giveaways, author visits and more throughout the month. The literacy organization also will be hosting a month-long “virtual book club” on social media via Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. read more »

Literacy Mid-South Announces Book Festival

January 2nd, 2014

Literacy Mid-South is preparing to turn the page on 2013 and begin a new year and new chapter in the group’s story. read more »

Literacy Mid-South Director Honored by ProLiteracy

November 11th, 2013

Kevin Dean, executive director of Literacy Mid-South, was recently recognized at the U.S. Conference on Adult Literacy, where he was presented with the Ruth J. Colvin and Frank C. Laubach Award for Excellence in Community-Based Adult Literacy. read more »

Literacy Mid-South Announces New Funding, Move to East Memphis

May 23rd, 2013

Literacy Mid-South made major announcements Wednesday about upcoming changes to programming, including three new programs, new grant funding for literacy providers, and more. read more »

Big Changes Coming to Literacy Mid-South

May 23rd, 2013

Big changes are coming to Literacy Mid-South with new programming, new grants for literacy providers, a new retail store, and more.  read more »

Literacy Mid-South Receives National Accreditation

May 20th, 2013

Literacy Mid-South has been accredited by ProLiteracy. read more »

Literacy Mid-South Wins Two Spirit of Giving Awards

April 26th, 2013

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Literacy Mid-South's Inaugural Reading Campaign Wows Memphis

April 16th, 2013

Literacy Mid-South's inaugural citywide reading campaign engaged more than 5000 Memphians in reading this year! read more »