I choose Altrusa because of its focus on literacy. I want to give folks who are struggling a hand-up by providing educational opportunities. I believe literacy and education are essential in stepping out of poverty.
Altrusa is more than most service organizations, it is an extended family! In addition to supporting each other on projects and at meetings, this is also a group of lifelong friends that are there to support you.
I am an avid reader and want to share the joy of reading with others not so fortunate to have access to books that interest them. Also many of our outreach service project go to helping homeless and… Read More