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Opening New Chapters

Jews mobilize to boost national and local literacy

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/old_stories/article/opening_new_chapters_19990702

Today, the National Jewish Coalition for Literacy has more than 3,500 participants, including doctors and teachers, teenagers and retirees who volunteer to tutor one child at least one hour per week. The program has reconnected assimilated Jews to the Jewish community and Jewish suburbanites to the inner-city.

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