Between the Lines
ROOM TO READ GALA
US journalist and author Katie Couric emceed a Four Seasons gala to mark the 10th anniversary of Room to Read, a global charity focused on literacy and gender equality in education. The event raised more than US$3.3 million for Room to Read. Founder John Wood and one of the beneficiaries of the charity’s Vietnam programme, Tay Thi Nguyen, spoke at the gala, which was attended by 300 supporters.