There are so many ways local agencies and funders are working together to make Southwest Florida a vibrant, healthy place to live. Initiatives addressing giving, literacy, families on the verge of homelessness, science and math in education, collaboration and more are highlighted here:

Campaign for Grade Level Reading

This collaborative effort by foundations, nonprofit partners, business leaders, and government agencies is part of a nation-wide campaign working to ensure that more children in low-income families can read on grade-level by the end of third grade.

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