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Apr 14, 2014, 12:48 ET
One vote, one book. Lots of votes, lots of books for children.  (PRNewsFoto/Bush Foundation Family Literacy)

Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy Announces Virtual Book Drive for Children

 The Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy, the nation's leading advocate for family literacy, announced the launch of a virtual book...

Mar 06, 2014, 18:04 ET
Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy founder Barbara Bush, President George H.W. Bush and literacy champions from across the country celebrate the Foundation's 25th anniversary.  (PRNewsFoto/Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy)

Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy Celebrates Silver Anniversary

 Guests of the Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy reminisced about the past and embraced the future of family literacy at an intimate...

Nov 11, 2013, 13:47 ET

Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy Wins Angel Award During Veterans Weekend for Support of America's Military Families Through Reading Events

As the nation celebrates Veterans Day, the Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy becomes the proud recipient of the United Through Reading...

Jul 31, 2013, 16:02 ET

Parents And Children Make Impressive Learning Gains At Barbara Bush Foundation Family Literacy Programs

Students enrolled in Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy grant programs during the 2012-2013 academic year have made significant progress,...

Jun 26, 2013, 16:19 ET

David Bere Named to the Board of Directors for the Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy

 The Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy today announced that David Bere will join the nonprofit's Board of Directors beginning July...

Jun 15, 2013, 12:36 ET

The Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy Announces the Winners of the Devotedly, Dad Letter Contest

          To celebrate Father's Day weekend, the Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy...

Mar 14, 2013, 10:32 ET
Inviting America's Fathers to "Devotedly, Dad" Letter Contest. Winners receive gift from President George H.W. Bush!  (PRNewsFoto/Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy)

The Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy Announces "Devotedly, Dad" Letter Writing Contest

The Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy today announces a national letter writing contest, highlighting the beneficial connection between...

Apr 25, 2001, 01:00 ET

Barbara Bush to Raise $2 Million for Family Literacy, Announce 14 Grant Winners

HOUSTON, April 25 /PRNewswire/ -- With her son, the President of the United States, scheduled to be looking on, former First Lady Barbara Bush...