Every year, adults reach out for help to get better jobs, to educate themselves, support their children in school and to end the cycle of low literacy. The Celebration of Literacy event honors their courage and the efforts of literacy advocates across the state.
Celebrate these outstanding individuals and companies:
Outstanding Adult Literacy Learner of the Year
Literacy for All
Outstanding English Language Learner of the Year
Kenosha Literacy Council
Courage Award for Achievement in a Correctional Setting
Jody Byrd, Sr.
Wisconsin Institutions Literacy Council
Tutor of the Year
Literacy Advocate of the Year
Walworth County Literacy Council
Outstanding Achievement in a Workplace Literacy Program
North Central Group
Outstanding Achievement in Health Literacy
Jessica Doyle Family Literacy Award
Reach Out and Read Wisconsin
The Luncheon will take place at Monona Terrace in Madison on Wednesday, April 25. In addition to recognizing literacy achievements throughout Wisconsin, guests will hear keynote speaker, Dr. Dipesh Navsaria, share the message of Early Literacy and how parents of any reading level have the power to build their child’s brain. The event will be Emceed by Mark Tauscher, former Green Bay Packer and founder of the Trifecta Foundation.
We hope you can join us for what promises to be an inspiring event!
Thank You to Our Sponsors
In Kind Gifts
The organizations below provide support for the ongoing work of Wisconsin Literacy and Wisconsin Health Literacy.