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Diane Ackerman’s Extraordinary Valentine to the Man She Loved

3 February 2017 by Mim Harrison Editor, Levenger Press and Love of Literacy Luncheon Committee member Diane Ackerman’s Extraordinary Valentine to the Man She Loved How our Love of Literacy Luncheon speaker gave her husband back the precious gift he’d … Continue reading

Loop For Literacy fundraiser held in Lake Worth

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Literacy Coalition to Kick Off ReaderCorps during Florida Literacy Week

For more information, contact: Kristin Calder (561) 279-9103 E-mail: kcalder@literacypbc.org Literacy Coalition to Kick Off ReaderCorps during Florida Literacy Week BOYNTON  BEACH, Fla., Jan. 19, 2017 – The Literacy Coalition of Palm Beach County is launching a program aimed at … Continue reading

Award-winning author Diane Ackerman to speak at 26th Annual Love of Literacy Luncheon

For more information, contact: Kristin Calder (561) 279-9103 E-mail: kcalder@literacypbc.org AWARD-WINNING AUTHOR DIANE ACKERMAN TO SPEAK AT 26TH ANNUAL LOVE OF LITERACY LUNCHEON BOYNTON  BEACH, Fla., Jan. 11, 2017 – She’s written two dozen highly-acclaimed books, and one of them … Continue reading

Success Stories

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Jacob Mahecha, Budding Readers

Jacob Mahecha is 8-years-old and a third-grade student at Pine Jog Elementary near West Palm Beach. Four years ago, he started participating in our Budding Readers program to help him become a great reader. Today, he’s reading above grade level. … Continue reading

Literacy AmeriCorps, Boynton Beach City Library

AmeriCorps members are a vital part of helping to improve literacy in Palm Beach County. These hardworking college grads work with agencies across our community to improve reading outcomes for children and adults. Boynton Beach City Library is one of … Continue reading