2017 Freedom Through Literacy Application

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If you are nominating someone other than yourself, please be aware that the nominated person must know that they've been included in this application, as they will be required to fulfill the duties listed below.





Additional Documents (All files must be in .pdf format).

Provide two letters of reference that support your application for the Freedom Through Literacy Award


**If you are selected as a Judith’s Reading Room Freedom Through Literacy Award winner, we require that you agree to:

  • Provide a Press Packet, and allow Judith’s Reading Room to use the materials in the packet on their website, social media sites, etc.
    The press packet would include:

    • A 2-3 minute video - Introduce yourself and/or your organization, and the demographic that is affected
    • A set of photographs that showcases your project, including an image of yourself “in action” with your project (e.g. reading a book to children)
    • A quote describing the importance to you of winning a Judith’s Reading Room Freedom Through Literacy Award