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The Frederick Douglass Foundation of New York endeavors to influence our youth to persevere scholastically through the love of reading and the practice of oratory skills.


The Frederick Douglass Foundation of New York's Read and Reflect contest is an opportunity for students to use, start, or promote their skills in essay composition and/ or public speaking.