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Angelica's Story

After living in Chile for most of her life, Angelica made the move to America with her daughter. After several years of getting by, Angelica decided it was time to learn English.

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Posted Jun 10, 2024

Driven By Hope: Literacy council empowering adults with language skills

The Literacy Council of Southwestern PA has been chosen as this month's recipient of the Driven By Hope Award sponsored by Washington Auto Mall.
Posted Jan 12, 2024

Literacy Council of Southwestern PA works to transform immigrant lives and boost local economy

The Literacy Council of Southwestern Pennsylvania has lived up to its mission statement since its founding in 1985.