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Washington Literacy Center Expands Board of Directors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 20, 2019 Washington, DC – The Washington Literacy Center (WLC) is pleased to announce the addition of Elizabeth (Liz) Ryan - President of Sapphire Enterprises, Anthony (Tony) Gittens - Founder and Director of the Washington, DC International Film Festival, Louis (Lou) Constantino - EVP and Managing Director of the Managed Funds Association, and Daniel Hayden – Managing Director of Blue Green Ventures to the board of directors. These seasoned professionals add decades of expertise in community outreach, government relations and finance to WLC’s current board. Established in 1963, the WLC has expanded its curriculum to include workforce skills, digital, health, a

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