Oklahoma City nonprofit fights adult functional illiteracy issue

Community Literary Centers, an Oklahoma City nonprofit whose mission is teaching adults how to read, says there are roughly 130,000 functioning illiterate adults in Oklahoma City and 400,000 across the state.
Kyle Fredrickson kfredrickson@opubco.com Modified: August 20, 2012 at 12:20 am •  Published: August 20, 2012
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It's often a hidden problem, a concealed stigma that haunts adults who keep it secret: not knowing how to read and write at a proficient level.

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