Sara with Hope Academy
Sara, a junior in high school was 6 months pregnant and worried about graduating when she began attending Hope Academy. But after 3 semesters at Hope Academy, she graduated with a full high school diploma and a healthy baby boy with plans to attend tech school in the Fall. With the support from Hope Academy, Sara has learned the skills to be a dedicated student, contributing community member, and, with her son, a healthy family.
In the summer of 2015, Carmen Storlie decided that she wanted to pursue becoming an American citizen. Her tutor, Bonnie Sasse, contacted The Literacy Connection and they were delighted to provide as many materials as they could to assist in Carmen's preparation. Click on Carmen Storlie's name to read more of her story.
Howadia Hashim Laseke has been reaching her goals, one after the next. She began working with her first tutor at Fox Valley Literacy Council in 2012 to improve her English and practice for her U.S. Citizenship test. She became a U.S. Citizen in the same year.
Maria's life has changed for the better through her experience with Kenosha Literacy Council. Hear what she has to say about the experience.
Wisconsin Literacy wants to congratulate all of the participants in Latino Academy of Workforce Development’s Bilingual Construction Program on achieving employment at family sustaining wages!
Faber recently celebrated his completion of the Fox Valley Technical College Welding Program.
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