Tag Archives: Literacy

Taye Diggs, Shane Evans in Kansas City for Literacy KC’s ‘Let’s Read’ jamboree

Taye Diggs makes scholastic impact.  Blog King, Mass Appeal KANSAS CITY — “Empire” actor Taye Diggs was in Kansas City on Saturday for Literacy KC’s ‘Let’s Read!’ jamboree — a celebration of family literacy. Diggs, 48, was joined by Kansas City illustrator Shane Evans to disseminate the significance of having positive role models in the hood. “As fathers ourselves, we ...

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Dwight Howard and Barbara Bush team up to stomp out literacy crisis in Houston

Dwight Howard teams up with Barbara Bush. Mass Appeal Wire Reports HOUSTON — Barbara Bush has game! Donning a Houston Rockets road jersey, the former first lady of the United States hit the hardwood with All-Star center Dwight Howard earlier this week to put together a public service announcement for Connect4Literacy.org, a website concocted by the Barbara Bush Houston Literacy ...

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