Widespread ImpactLiteracy Works strengthens non-profits all over Chicago. Over 50 member organizations receive exceptional training for their adult education staff and volunteer tutors.
Experience from the FieldWe create engaging workshops for adult learners, then share our innovative methods of instruction with literacy professionals.
The Literacy-Employment ConnectionWorkforce development programs turn to Literacy Works to ensure that their services are engaging and effective for job-seeking clients with low literacy.
Hands-on ApproachRecognized as experts in adult education, our staff creates dynamic trainings that help English as a Second Language (ESL), Adult Basic Education (ABE), and Parent Education instructors improve their practices.
Intergenerational LearningWe provide parents with creative ways to help their children become eager readers and enthusiastic learners, so they will succeed in school.
An Evening of Irish-American Song and Story, Featuring Kevin O'Donnell
On Thursday, December 12, 2013 at the Heartland Cafe in Rogers Park - Kick off the holidays by joining Irish American songwriter and author Kevin O'Donnell as he performs songs from his new CD, Deep is the Well, and reads passages from his book, Fadó: A Memoir of Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness.
All proceeds benefit Literacy Works.
Tickets are $12, and can be purchased at the door or in advanced through our Brown Paper Tickets link: http://kevinodonnellandliteracyworks.bpt.me