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Yearly Archives: 2020

Project Literacy is Hiring an Office Administrator

About Project Literacy Project Literacy Central Okanagan Society provides literacy tutoring for immigrants, vulnerable families, adults, children, and seniors. Over 150 volunteers contribute to tutoring adults in English and Math. Over the past 34 years, we have helped people improve… Read More

Community Care Garden Project!

Project Literacy has partnered with KCR Community Resources to create the Community Care Garden Project! The project will provide fresh vegetables to vulnerable families in Kelowna. Information on how each type of vegetable is grown will also be provided. On… Read More

National Volunteer Appreciation Week

Project Literacy celebrated National Volunteer Appreciation Week by placing the names of all our volunteers in a small basket. Then 20 names were drawn by the our Board President, Laurie Evans. We mailed gift certificates to these lucky volunteers as… Read More

Temporary Closure

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), Project Literacy has temporarily closed. As a face to face organization, we care greatly about the health and wellness of our tutors, learners, and community partners. Please follow us on Facebook and Instagram for our… Read More

Second Annual Team Spelling Bee Challenge!

The Second Annual Team Spelling Bee Challenge has been postponed, a new date will be announced in June, 2020.   Project Literacy is hosting its Second Annual Team Spelling Bee Challenge, a fundraiser with all proceeds going to support community… Read More

PIZZA AND POINTERS – MARCH 11, 2020

Volunteer tutors are invited to join us on Wednesday, March 11 from 5:30 – 7:30 pm, for an opportunity to network and share teaching strategies with tutors and our educators. Space is limited! Please register by March 9th at the… Read More

Dine Out for Literacy! Jan. 28 – Feb. 6, 2020

You’re invited to Dine Out in Support of Literacy in the Okanagan! We are pleased to have three amazing businesses participating in Dine Out For Literacy, between January 28th and February 6th 2020! Lost Horn Mediterranean Grill, West Kelowna January… Read More