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Meet the Tutor: R.J. Jenkins

MEET THE TUTOR: R.J. JENKINS  There are some people who walk into your life and brighten it immediately.  These folks make you smile, laugh, and look at life with a new perspective. R.J. is that kind of person for many of us here in Marion County.  R.J. joined the Literacy Council team as a volunteer

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Partners in Literacy: College Park Elementary

Partners in Literacy: College Park Elementary Over the course of the next few months, we will be introducing you to new partnerships the Literacy Council are building to more strategically help our community with its Literacy needs. In January the Literacy Council began a wonderful partnership with College Park Elementary.  On Tuesday and Thursday evenings

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Event Breakdown: TIPS-Y for Literacy

Event Breakdown: TIPS-Y for Literacy: A Celebrity Bartending Event On March 8, Neighborhood Storage hosted a small, but a mighty fundraiser at Pi on Broadway for the Literacy Council. TIPS-Y for Literacy: A Celebrity Bartending Event utilized local celebrities as bartenders. All tips received were donated to the Literacy Council. Neighborhood Storage not only sponsored

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Become a Tutor and Help Change a Life

Become a Tutor and Help Change a Life  “With as little as two hours a week, you can positively impact an adult learner’s life,” says Summer Gill, Executive Director of the Marion County Literacy Council (MCLC). “We are seeking more volunteer tutors to meet with an adult for a weekly 1 ½ hour session or

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Tutors Needed!!!

Tutors Wanted by Marion County Literacy Council To Teach Adults Reading, Language Arts, Math, GED And English As Second Language “With as little as two hours a week, you can positively impact an adult learner’s life,” says Summer Gill, Executive Director of the Marion County Literacy Council (MCLC). “We are seeking more volunteer tutors to

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Scrabble 2017!!

So very thankful for another amazingly fun evening spent spelling words, bribing judges, and supporting the Literacy Council!!   Thank you to our presenting sponsor Schatt, Hesser, McGraw, PA. 1st Place: Collier, Jernigan & Goedert 2nd Place: Schatt, Hesser & McGraw 3rd Place: Blanchard, Merriam, Adel & Kirkland Thank you to our Table Sponsors: Schatt,

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