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The St. Joseph County Literacy Council is active in our communities, participating in events and programs to spread the word about our availability to help adults learn to read. You can see the highlights of our efforts in the following articles.

For a visual history of the Literacy Council, visit our Flickr page!

Thrivent Financial Supports the Literacy Council with a Donation

2/29/2016

Thrivent Financail makes a donation to the Literacy Council.

Tags: Donation, Thrivent

Southern Michigan Bank and Trust spreads the Literacy Council Message

2/16/2016

Southern Michigan Bank and Trust helps spread the Literacy Council message.

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The Literacy Council participates in 2016 United Way Victory Celebration

2/2/2016

The St. Joseph County participates in the 2016 United Way Victory Celebration.  United Way is the primary source of funding for the Council.

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Chamber of Commerce Leadership Training

1/17/2016

Executive Director Becky Lilly takes part in a leadership program.

Tags: Leadership

The Literacy Council goes on Pinterest

12/26/2015

The St. Joseph County Literacy Council gets a Pinterest account.  

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The Southwest Michigan Planning Commission Awards a Literacy Grant!

12/24/2015

The Southwest Michigan Planning Commission has awarded a grant to be used by the Literacy Councils of Kalamazoo, Branch, Calhoun and St. Joseph Counties.  The grant is part of the Southwest Michigan Regional Prosperity Initiative ((“RPI”).

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St. Joseph County Literacy Council helps sponsor an Adult Literacy Seminar

11/25/2015

The St. Joseph County Literacy Council joins in sponsoring an adult literacy seminar.

Tags: literacy, Seminar

Someone Taught You to Read

Working with Pro Literacy
11/20/2015

The St. Joseph Literacy Council works with Pro Literacy to help elimiate illiteracy in this country.  

Tags: Posters, Pro Literacy

Three Rivers Library Book Sale

10/10/2015

The St. Joseph County Literacy Council held a fund raising book sale at the Three Rivers Library.  Thank you to the Library and to all those who helped make this event possible and successful.

Tags: Book sale, Fund raising event, Library

Grange Fair 2015

St. Joseph County Literacy Council at the Grange Fair
9/15/2015

St. Joseph County Literacy Council has a booth at the 2015 Grange Fair in Centreville.

Tags: Booth, Grange