Read Around Perry (RAP) is a long-term community-wide literacy initiative founded by the Perry Rotary Club in 2012. In addition to Perry Rotary members, RAP is composed of representatives from Perry Public Library, Partners for Prevention, Project Read, Literacy West NY Inc., and Perry Central School (PCS).
RAP COMMITTEE MEMBERS
Perry Rotary Club: Betty Emerling, Sally Bliss, Craig Bramer, Ann Burlingham (owner of Burlingham Books), Ruth Gibson, Eleanor Jacobs, Jane Kelly, Nancy Meissel, Jeff Rase and Bill Stavisky (former Perry Central School Superintendent)
Perry Central School: Steve Haynes (Perry Central School Elementary School Principal)
Partners for Prevention: Tracy Rozanski and Julie Calvert
Project Read: Chris Nolan (also a Perry Central School board member)
Perry Public Library: Janet Rossman (Youth ServicesLibrarian)
Literacy West NY Inc.: Karen Six (Associate Director)
Community member: Katie Miller
WHERE ARE WE?
Although Read Around Perry does not have a physical address, our committee members are all residents of Perry, NY.