John Wood - Creating Room to Read: A Story of Hope in the Battle for Global Literacy — at MLK Central Library

Monday, February 11, 2013 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
In Leaving Microsoft to Change the World, Wood recounted his decision to leave the software corporation and start a nonprofit, Room to Read. This second installment of his inspirational story describes the challenges the organization has faced in raising money and in providing books for children in developing countries beset by poverty, war, and natural disasters. Robert Blake, Assistant Secretary, South and Central Asian Affairs at the Department of State, will join Mr. Wood. Books will be on sale at the event.
Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library
901 G Street Northwest
20001 Washington
Non Fiction
Not Signed or Personalized