Newton Free Library’s Legacy for Literacy program is an affiliate of Proliteracy America. Here is a brief description of the international organization, Proliteracy Worldwide:
ProLiteracy Worldwide represents 1,200 local program affiliates in all 50 states and 120 partner programs in 62 developing countries. It provides the training, technical assistance, materials, and other support that local literacy programs need to offer one-on-one, small group, and classroom instruction in literacy and English as a second language to adults and their families. For more information please visit ProLiteracy Worldwide’s Web sites: http://www.nbsf.org, http://www.proliteracy.org, http://www.newreaderspress.com, and www.womeninliteracy.org.