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After an accident and the need for medical care, Essoetche “George” Ebia came to Durham from his native Togo in West Africa. Ebia is now in his second semester of the Durham Literacy Center’s advanced classes in English for Speakers of Other Languages.
His ambition is to improve his English so he can study agriculture at N.C. State University and someday create a non-profit organization that will allow American farmers to share kno...
Learn how the Durham Literacy Center is helping to ensure prosperity for all in Durham by watching our new video, which was produced by ABC-11. Many thanks to ABC-11's Monica Barnes and Ted Silver for producing the piece! Thanks, too, to DLC's film stars: Lal Thang Mawi, Ammar Gooden-Minor, and Robert Morhard. Hopefully, we're right in time for next year's Oscars.