Operation Read, Inc. Consolidates Services with BCTC Adult Education Program

LEXINGTON, KY (April 17, 2008) After 29 years, Operation Read, Inc. a nonprofit organization that trains volunteers to teach adults to read and provides English as a Second Language (ESL) skills announced it will transfer its services to the Adult Education Program at Bluegrass Community amp; Technical College (BCTC).

The transfer will be complete July 1 and will not affect services provided. As a part of the consolidation, Operation Read will be moving its administrative offices to the BCTC Downtown Education Center, 120 West High Street. The English as a Second Language classes will continue to operate at their current locations throughout Lexington.

Volunteers who have been the backbone of the organization since it establishment in 1979 will continue to play an important role as part of the BCTC family.