Every1Reads Could See Cuts

The community literacy program for Louisville public school students won’t get new curriculum under budget cuts proposed earlier this week by the Jefferson County school superintendent. Sheldon Berman’s budget proposal for next year includes a three-point-seven million dollar reduction for the Every1Reads program. The program is also run by Greater Louisville Inc., and Eileen Pickett… Continue reading Every1Reads Could See Cuts

Every1Reads Misses Volunteer, Reading Goals

Four years ago, civic and education leaders in Louisville set a series of goals for a reading program called Every1Reads. Greater Louisville, Inc joined with Louisville Metro Government and Jefferson County Public Schools to raise eight-million dollars and enlist ten-thousand volunteers with the ultimate goal of having all JCPS students reading at or above grade-level… Continue reading Every1Reads Misses Volunteer, Reading Goals

Every1Reads Deadline Approaching

There’s just over a week left in the Every1Reads fundraising campaign for Jefferson County Public Schools. JCPS and Greater Louisville, Inc. officials will announce the results of the campaign next Tuesday. The fundraising arm of the campaign got a boost Monday when the Churchill Downs Foundation donated 100-thousand dollars to the program, which matches students… Continue reading Every1Reads Deadline Approaching