February 16, 2018
National Reading Month Update
March 16 Beyond Basics Annual Event
Coming Together for Children
This is our largest fundraiser of the year. This year, Beyond Basics is honoring Dr. Nikolai Vitti and his wife Rachel Vitti for their outstanding advocacy on behalf of children’s literacy.
6 p.m. – 10 p.m.
241 Madison Street
Detroit, MI 48226
We hope to see you at our March events to celebrate reading!
March is only two weeks away!
Join Beyond Basics for our two March National Reading Month events!
March 1 Beyond Basics Literacy Summit
9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Detroit’s Mumford High School Auditorium
17525 Wyoming Avenue
Detroit, MI 48221
Take a tour of what Beyond Basics is doing at Mumford in the High School and Academy.
Join Beyond Basics President Pamela Good for a current look at the state of literacy in Detroit and beyond…
Hear from community experts followed by a panel of journalists who will discuss the state of local literacy.
Learn the latest news on what is happening to solve the region’s literacy challenge.
Beyond Basics Featured in Detroit News Article Focused on Literacy
Read the front page Detroit News article on literacy in Detroit featuring Beyond Basics’ work at Mumford High School and Academy.