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Russell Education Foundation

 

Statement of Purpose: The mission of the Russell Education Reading foundation is to eradicate illiteracy among inner city youth thereby empowering, inspiring and encouraging at-risk youth to become successful and productive citizens. "Opening Books To Open Doors"

 

Address: 5400 S. University Drive, Suite 506, Davie, FL 33328
Phone Number: 954-921-3787
Fax: 954.622.9119
Email Address: events@russelleducationfoundation.com
Web Site: www.russelleducationfoundation.com

 

Number of Employees: 2
Part-Time Volunteers: 100

 

Major Fund-raisers: Annual Links for Literacy Golf Classic, Art and Athletes, Laughs for Literacy

 

Executive Committee: Twan Russell - Founder/Chairman; John Schechter - Co-Chair; Dorothy Sillano - Treasurer, Yesenia Collazo-Secretary; Lysandra Russell - At Large
Director(s): Susan RenneisenTheresa AnsbaughDebbie FowlerMarc J. MorrowMitchell TegerCathy McCarthyBarbara SchecterNicoleen Dillard
Key Personnel: Pauline D'Oyley - Director of Education Nyam Smith - Vice President of Mission Advancement

 

Founded: 1997
Community Served: Miami-Dade and Broward Counties

 

Ongoing Projects: The Russell Education Foundation operates eight centers, which serves approximately 1,000 families annually

 

Newsletter: December

 

Accomplishments: South Florida Community Care Network Non Profit Awards: Organization of the Year and Staff Leader of the Year. Child Literacy Child Advocate of the Year from Big Brothers and Sisters of Broward, Sun Sentinel Publisher's Shinning Star Award

 

Previous Event Coverage:

Dragonfly Darlings Woman to Woman Helping and Healing Conference Dragonfly Darlings Woman to Woman Helping and Healing Conference
2015 Links for Literacy benefits Russell Education Foundation 2015 Links for Literacy benefits Russell Education Foundation
Russell Life Skills & Reading Foundation “Laughs for Literacy” Russell Life Skills & Reading Foundation “Laughs for Literacy”
The 13th Annual Links for Literacy Golf Classic The 13th Annual Links for Literacy Golf Classic
The Russell Life Skills & Reading Foundaton – Dophins Watch Party & Laughs for Literacy The Russell Life Skills & Reading Foundaton – Dophins Watch Party & Laughs for Literacy
March 01, 2013 12th Annual PUBLIX Links for Literacy VIP Party & Celebrity Golf Classic
February 22, 2013 3rd Annual PNC Bank Non-Profit Academy Awards
November 19, 2012 The Russell Life Skills & Reading Foundation "Art & Athletes - A Picture Perfect Event"
September 08, 2012 Russell Life Skills & Reading Foundation "Laughs for Literacy"
March 03, 2012 11th Annual Links for Literacy Celebrity Golf Classic
November 14, 2011 Russell Life Skills & Reading Foundation “Art & Athletes”
August 13, 2011 Russell Life Skills & Reading Foundation "Laughs for Literacy"
May 13, 2011 The Russell Life Skills and Reading Foundation "White Tie for Literacy Gala"
March 04, 2011 Links for Literacy Benefitting Russell Life Skills and Reading Foundation
November 01, 2010 Art & Athletes - Russell Life Skills & Reading Foundation
August 07, 2010 Laughs for Literacy: Russell Life Skills and Reading Foundation
March 06, 2010 Russell Life Skills and Reading Foundation "Links for Literacy"
November 30, 2009 Russell Life Skills and Reading Foundation "Art & Athletes"
September 19, 2009 Russell Life Skills & Reading Foundation WHITE TIE FOR LITERACY GALA
March 06, 2009 Russell Life Skills and Reading annual "Links For Literacy" 09
November 28, 2008 Russell Life Skills and Reading Foundation "Art and Athletes" 2008
July 31, 2008 "Laughs for Literacy" Benefits Russell Life Skills & Reading Foundation
March 14, 2008 Twan Russell's 7th Annual Links for Literacy Golf Classic
December 10, 2007 Twan Russell's Art for Athletes 2007
March 24, 2007 Regions Bank Links for Literacy Golf Tournament