Tag: The Patterson Foundation

Young boy and his mother reading together on a park bench

Passionaries and Possibilitarians Gather for the Suncoast Campaign for Grade-Level Reading Community Breakfast

When the Suncoast Campaign for Grade Level Reading says, “Come on over for breakfast,” we attract a crowd.  On Thursday morning, more than 200 passionaries, possibilitarians, keepers of the library treasure chest, and other friends gathered at the Hyatt,… Read More

The Patterson Foundation Contributes $250,000 to Campaign for Grade-Level Reading

Editor’s Note: Ralph Smith is the Senior Vice President and Managing Director of the Campaign for Grade-Level Reading and serves as Senior Vice President of The Annie E. Casey Foundation, a private philanthropy dedicated to helping build better futures for… Read More

Campaña destacada en la conferencia Exponent Philanthropy 2016

La Suncoast Campaign for Grade-Level Reading (“Leer para 3ro.”) será presentada esta semana en la Conferencia Nacional Exponent Philanthropy (“Filantropía Exponente”) en Chicago del 26 al 28 de septiembre. El trabajo sobre concientización de la asistencia de la campaña será… Read More

Vision Problems Contribute to Poor Student Attendance

We all agree that daily school attendance is one of the keys to a child’s success in school. But what happens to the 25 percent of children who experience vision problems?  Poor vision can have a… Read More