volunteers

Celebrate Your Literacy Volunteers

April 23-29 is National Volunteer Week. We would like to highlight the impact of literacy volunteers throughout the week. If you have a great volunteer you would like to recognize, please send us a photo and a couple of sentences describing what that person does and the impact of their work. Send your submissions to… Read more

National Philanthropy Day

Today is National Philanthropy Day. Thank you to all the donors and volunteers who support adult literacy in BC with their generosity and time commitment. Your help makes a difference. National Philanthropy Day is also a time to reflect on the causes you’d like to support with your time, talent and donations. For ideas on… Read more

A Tutor and Learner Success Story

Gaye and Robert are a tutor and learner who work together in the Community Adult Literacy Program (CALP) run through South Burnaby Neighbourhood House. Here are their stories: Gaye’s Story When my Rotary Club member Antonia Beck asked if anyone was interested in becoming a tutor for the Community Adult Literacy program (CALP) program I… Read more