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December 9, 2015

 Meet Durham Literacy graduate Demetria Benjamin.


Demetria left school in the 10th grade due to problems at home. Without a diploma, she could not find jobs that paid a living wage. For 20 years, she worked multiple jobs to provide for her three children. 


In 2010, Demetria’s nephew earned a GED diploma through the Durham Literacy Center. Impressed, 36-year-old Demetria enrolled in our program. She explains, “I wanted to further my e...

September 27, 2015


The Durham Literacy Center trains the volunteers who are providing literacy, academic skills, and life skills classes for LIFT participants. Learn more about this collaborative effort here: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/forward-cities-/project-lift-redefining-n_b_8283012.html

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