According to recent UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) studies, some 776 million adults lack minimum literacy skills; one in five are not literate and two-thirds are women. 75 million children are out of school, and many more attend irregularly or drop out.The report shows a clear connection between illiteracy and countries in severe poverty, and between illiteracy and prejudice against women….
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Club 353 District 5110 Zone 27 Organized May 15, 1923