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BUZZ Watch Party: Literacy Volunteers of the New River Valley + Wordsprint

May 3, 2023 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Join our free Watch Party to celebrate the premier of our newest BUZZ starring Literacy Volunteers of the New River Valley!

BUZZ Watch Party - The Hokie Way


For most people, the ability to read and write comes so naturally that we forget they are skills we had to learn as a child. But for immigrants who don’t know English, and native-born individuals who perhaps struggled in school, those letters on a page are literally a foreign language. From navigating our healthcare system and the DMV to simply wanting to read to a grandchild, a lack of literacy can be crippling.

Literacy Volunteers of the New River Valley provides tutoring and classes to teach adults how to read, write, do basic math, and use computers — which in turn provides people the power to lift themselves out of poverty, lower health care costs, find and keep sustainable employment, and ultimately change lives.

But the nonprofit’s brand is clunky — LVNRV — and suggests it serves volunteers rather than people who need help reading. Coming to the rescue once again on BUZZ are our rebranding magicians from Wordsprint.

We thank 100+ Women Who Care NRV for sponsoring the production of our episode!


May 3, 2023
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm


McClain’s at First and Main
1614 S Main St.
Blacksburg, VA 24060 United States
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