Welcome Kyla Wargel, our new Education Coordinator

We are happy to have Kyla Wargel as part of our Literacy Center team.  Kyla graduated with a Bachelors degree in Psychology from University of Notre Dame. Her previous experience is with the Office of Hispanic Ministry and the Aquinas Literacy Center in Chicago. She most recently has been self-employed as a freelance editor, writer and translator.
Kyla is teaching our high school equivalency classes on Tuesday and Thursday’s from 1:00 -4:00 pm and coordinates our literacy pathway program.  We look forward to Kyla’s input and ideas as we implement our strategic plan.

Chipotle Fundraiser

See you at dinner on Monday, August 14 from 5pm-9pm at Chipotle!

Show the flyer prior to paying, or on your phone/device to the cashier that you are supporting the Literacy Center and Chipotle will make a donation of 50% of your purchase to our adult literacy program. I’ll be there with my Literacy Center t-shirt on so I’d love for you to join me and we can chat about the Literacy Center and how we benefit the community.

  Jenn Wigginton, Executive Director

#ReadForLife

#DineForLiteracy

 

Crop For Literacy 2017

Crop for Literacy Raised over $1700!

7th Annual Crop For Literacy raised over $1700!!
The Literacy Center held its seventh annual Crop For Literacy on July 15, at Harrison College. There were 28 croppers and a handful of Vendors who joined us.

“I greatly appreciate each volunteer, vendor, donor and participant that supported this year’s event.” said Jennifer Wigginton, Executive Director. “Congratulations to all of the prize winners as well.”

Special thanks to the following volunteers who made this event happen: Gayle Arvin, Sandy Dierlam, Lindsay Sullivan, Rosetta Dillard, and Joshua Kanter.

Thank you to our Sponsors:

Applebees
Alice DeLuca
Breakout
Burdette Park
Chuckie Cheese
Cmoe
Dairy Queen North
Dairy Queen North Park
Dee Whitney
Denny’s
Donut Bank Diamond Avenue
El Patron
Emporium Hair Salon
Evan Nail & Spa Inc.
Fazoli’s
First Avenue Car Wash
Gilkey Chiropractic

Harrison College
Hacienda First Avenue
Holiday World
Krispy Kreme
Lombardi’s New York Pizza
McAlister’s

Mary’s Scrapden
Massage Envy
Otters

Paper Chase
Raben Tire
Raffertys
Rare Bird Gifts
Roca Bar North
Shine On Car Wash Express
SkyZone
Starbucks
Walthers Golf & Fun
YMCA of Southwestern Indiana

Check out all photos on Facebook!