Family Literacy Day, held annually on January 27, raises awareness about the importance of reading and engaging in other literacy-related activities as a family.
Increasing the level of literacy in both adults and children can lead families and individuals to social stability, increased self-confidence and economic opportunity.
Many people with low literacy levels live in a cycle of poverty. They have fewer choices in jobs, education housing and other things they need to live full lives.
From coast to coast, Salvation Army literacy [...]