The "Loving Literacy Tour" was launched October 10, 2012.
Spearheaded by celebrity Mentor Ellia English, (best known for her roles as Mary Lou Wentz, on "Good Luck Charlie" and Aunt Helen King, on the "Jamie Foxx Show").
Ellia English with first graders Jessica Carrington, Andrew Reives, and Michael Irons of Mount Zion Primary
Photo by Clayton County Daily News
The first stop was Scholars Academy and Mount Zion Elementary Schools in Clayton County Georgia. Where Ellia connected with and motivated the students, as she shared with them the importance of developing strong Literacy Skills! As well as, emphasizing the joy and love of Reading!