Rima and her family, Syrian refugees, moved to Canada in 2016. Rima has a three-year-old daughter named Yara. She was worried about her child’s development and whether her toddler was able to obtain the help she needed in order be… Read More
Are you ready to sip, paint and laugh til’ your cheeks hurt? Do you want to support a local non-profit and give back to your community? Join us for a paint night fundraiser for Project Literacy and help us expand… Read More
Amanda, a 37 year old student at Okanagan College, is currently studying to become a human service worker. Overcoming her obstacles to learning, Amanda is dedicated to supporting others to surmount theirs.
Amanda was diagnosed with a learning disability which… Read More
We are so thankful for our volunteers and hope they feel appreciated every day. Your empathetic, caring selves add so much to our Okanagan and we are so lucky to have great people who live here. To show more appreciation… Read More
Improving English helped Francesc develop confidence and build relationships in the community. Francesc, aged 45, arrived in Canada a year and a half ago with a goal to advance his English and discover what the country had to offer. Coming… Read More
Some parents believe that educating their children starts when they begin school. In fact, research has shown that children start to learn in the womb. Their capacity to learn and build healthy brains is strongest between the ages of 0… Read More
Boyd Autobody & Glass Okanagan is thrilled to announce that proceeds from all chip repairs, both in our shops and on location, for the months of March – May 2017 will be donated to Project Literacy. We believe a strong… Read More
Project Literacy Kelowna Society is excited about the opportunity to improve the resources available to its more than 400 learners and 125 volunteer tutors this year. Thanks to a grant from Interior Savings, Project Literacy can finally update some of… Read More
Project Literacy Kelowna Society is excited to receive a $15,000 donation from The Belmont Foundation in support of its one-on-one literacy tutoring program. The foundation has a longstanding history of supporting the core services of Project Literacy Kelowna.
The Belmont… Read More
Would you like another way to support a local charity, without giving cash? How about something as simple as using our Air Miles card? It’s as simple as 1, 2, 3!Pick up a Collector Card at the Project Literacy… Read More