Author Christine Maul Rice's website.
Since you're here, consider these staggering statistics...
But there is hope. Chicago's social-service and art-based nonprofits are fighting the good fight to improve the lives of Chicago's most vulnerable citizens.
For a taste of what's happening in Chicago's nonprofit lit scene, check out the Chicago Literacy Alliance, an association of 'more than 100 organizations helping to meet literacy needs for people of all ages and backgrounds.'