Literacy Network
701 Dane St.
Madison, WI 53713
Phone 608-244-3911
Email jeff@litnetwork.org
Sun, Apr 30, 2017
What's Happening : Newsletters
April (e-news)

Spring Newsletter 2017
  • Personalized Support Results in Success
  • Literacy is Vital for Work and Life: NCG agrees
  • Annual Report Preview
  • Sharaqa Nisar: A Refugee Story


March (e-news)

February (e-news)

November 2016 (e-news)

October 2016 (e-news)

September 2016
  • Run for Literacy Sunday Oct 23
  • Alejandra: I Would Like to Reach My Goals
  • Lilia has gained confidence
  • Pedro: I need to practice


August 2016 (e-news)

July 2016 (e-news)

June 2016
  • Adult Learners Deserve Dignity and Space
  • Sergette: I Enjoy Learning
  • Alejandro: I Need Good Communication
  • Diana: When You Learn to Speak Another Language, You're Like a Child
  • Otis: I Want to Learn This


May 2016 (e-news)

April 2016 (e-news)

March 2016
  • Mario Grows His Business
  • Future Fashion Designer Amani
  • Mamadou Wants to Go to School
  • How You Can Help


February 2016 (e-news)

January 2016 (e-news)

December 2015
  • Improved Skills Mean Greater Opportunity for UW Hospital Staff
  • Classes are Opening New Doors to Stability for Salah!
  • How You Make a Difference: A to Z


September 2015
  • Your Steps Make a Difference!
  • New Program: Academic Tutoring
  • Improving our Students' Experience
  • Progress Through Partnerships: GWABA & Willy St. Coop


June 2015
  • A Boost in Literacy is a Path to Service
  • "My Life is Much Better" by Hilario
  • Helping Workers Excel at Work
  • Run for Literacy is set for October 11


March 2015
  • Tutors are Key to the Middle Class
  • June Book Sale in the Works
  • Learner Profile: Haiyan Nie
  • Learner Profile: Juan Mendez
  • Reading Between the Wines: March 4
  • Matching Gifts: Double Your Impact


December 2014
  • Gwen Gillon: A Friend to Man
  • Cold Weather, Warm Hearts
  • Student inspires teacher with persistence in learning
  • Strong Community Literacy
  • Program Set to Expand
  • Great weather for Run for Literacy
  • Tutor Profile: Ruth Robarts
  • To reduce disparities, we must tackle low literacy


October 2014
  • Emergency Services Skills
  • The Autumn Jackson Story
  • "Mom, You Understand Things Now!"
  • "Working With Children Is..."
  • How One Learner is Impacting the Community
  • Literacy Network Volunteer
  • Program Recognized Nationally
  • Upcoming Events


December 2013
  • Computer class builds skills
  • Our plan for increased technology
  • Future Foam workers excel
  • Click, Clack and Juan
  • Expanded Spanish classes
  • Join us to reimagine service


November 2013
  • English for Emergencies
  • English through Gardening
  • Why board members are involved
  • Experiential health fair
  • Fall Volunteer Recruitment


August 2013
  • English on the Job
  • English for Emergencies
  • Why board members are involved
  • Experiential Health Fair


July 2013
  • New English for Work tutoring
  • UW students write learner stories
  • Family Literacy success
  • The $821,000 power of volunteers
  • Run/Walk set for Sept 22
  • Helping learners set goals


June 2013
  • Children earn free books
  • Busking for Books breaks records
  • Learner panel featured at summit
  • Life and death of a bottle of wine
  • Determination of a single mom


November 2012
  • President's Corner
  • Mother - Daughter Walk
  • Literacy is Empowerment
  • English for Refugees
  • Meet the New Employees


Fall 2012
  • President's Corner
  • Inocencia's Dreams
  • A Mother's Goals
  • 10 Tutors, 8000 Hours
  • Run or Walk!
  • Learners Give Back
  • Director's Notes


Spring 2012
  • Health Literacy Grant
  • Citizenship Tutoring
  • Med Students Support
  • New LitNet Staff
  • Learners Write, Read
  • Moving Forward
  • Director's Notes


Winter 2011
  • Basic Instruction grant
  • Out of the bubble
  • Family literacy grant
  • Lindbergh English
  • Fall Spanish program
  • Boo-grass for Books
  • Run/Walk Success
  • Director's Notes


Summer 2011
  • Cartonera Books
  • Corrine Learner Story
  • Intercambio Program
  • Computer Lab Volunteer
  • TESOL Conference
  • Literacy Run/Walk
  • Tutoring by Skype
  • Workplace Literacy
  • A Seed for Literacy
  • Making a Difference
  • Upcoming Events
  • Director's Notes


Literacy Network students at the Overture Center
View from 4th Row
Summer 2010
  • View From the Fourth Row
  • Community Literacy
  • Student Club
  • Learning Lab
  • Volunteering
  • Welcome New Directors
  • Run/Walk 2010
  • Health Literacy Award
  • Parties with a Purpose
  • Picnic in July
  • Busking for Books
  • Director's Notes


Spring 2010
Table of Contents:
  • Celebrate Reading at 5th Annual Literacy 24/7 Event
  • Involvement, communication keys to success
  • Literacy Network helping me help myself
  • Young volunteers make Literacy Network look great
  • Parents Hit the Books
  • Welcome Amy!
  • Jesus and Julie


Winter 2009
Table of Contents:
  • Class improves health knowledge
  • Literacy Network trains record number of new tutors
  • Tutor survey results reveal desire for more learning options
  • IMS provides support to Literacy Network for web and email communications
  • University of Wisconsin student group recruits new tutors and changes lives
  • English in the Schools program gets parents connected
  • Run/Walk this fall a successful event


Fall 2009

Summer 2009

Spring 2009

Winter 2008