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    Barbershop Literacy Project

    Cleveland, OH news station “Fox-8” reports on a growing program in Cleveland, Ohio within the barbershop community. The literacy project is currently extended to over twenty barbershops and its goal is to promote the fundamentals of reading to the children that enter each business. Developing a reading corner within these barbershops enables barbers to truly […] More

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    Barbershop Literacy Project in Cleveland, OH

    Local news affiliate WEWS-TV in Cleveland Ohio offers this wonderful segment highlighting Outliners Barbershop. Outliners spearheads a literacy program that focuses on improving reading skills among African-American boys and girls. According to the program organizers, the barbershop is a community hub and a “place of power” in the eyes of young boys and girls. So, […] More