John Wood en One man's fight against illiteracy around the world <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It is estimated that there are 775 million people around the world who can’t read. Former Microsoft senior executive </span><a href=";s=books&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1364833500&amp;sr=1-2&amp;keywords=creating+room+to+read" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>John Wood</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> tell his story of starting a worldwide literacy effort in his book </span><a href=";s=books&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1364833500&amp;sr=1-1&amp;keywords=creating+room+to+read" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Creating Room to Read</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and he speaks by phone with our Barbara Gray to share this amazing story. </span><a href="" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Room to Read</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is now operating programs all over Asia and Africa.</span></p><p></p><p> Fri, 05 Apr 2013 05:32:20 +0000 Barbara Gray 10981 at One man's fight against illiteracy around the world