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Tennis Fundraiser!

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Discount Cards Available!

            Hello Friends of Literacy The Ultimate Discount Cards for Poughkeepsie and Wappingers are on sale now! The Discount Card offers 1 year of discounts for only $15. The card pays for itself in discounts after just a few uses. Your purchase helps support programs at Literacy Connections. Check out […]

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Give Your Old Soles New Life!

   Our sneakers have a max lifetime.  Instead of throwing them away, give them to us!  Help keep sneakers out of landfills & Literacy Connection gets a donation for each pair!     At GotSneakers, we’re making it socially and financially rewarding to contribute to a circular economy with our FREE sneaker recycling programs for […]

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May 2021 Newsletter

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Christmas Scavenger Hunt

Join us virtually this Christmas for a Christmas-themed scavenger hunt!! Get your list for $7! Lists will be sent out after Wednesday, December 16th! You will have until December 23rd to find and take pictures with as many items as you can! The person who finds the most items wins!! Remember to like and share […]

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#GivingTuesday

  #GivingTuesday is a global generosity movement unleashing the power of people and organizations to transform their communities and the world. Literacy Connections is the only local organization serving adults who cannot function in a typical classroom due to low literacy skills or language barriers. We are committed to continuing to help these adults achieve […]

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Halloween Scavenger Hunt!

Join us virtually this Halloween season for a scavenger hunt fundraiser!  For $7, you get a copy of the hunt list when it is released on October 26th.  You have until October 30th to take selfies with all of the items and send us your completed photo log, and remember – the first person to send […]

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“Bee A Reader” Raffle Drawing on August 20

We may have had to cancel the Spelling Bee, but we still can have winners!  Raffle winners, that is.  We will be holding the drawing for our “Bee A Reader” Raffle on Thursday, August 20, 2020, beginning at noon.  The winners will be announced here on the website.

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Volunteers Are Still Fulfilling Our Mission

Even though our doors are still physically closed, many of our classes and one-to-one tutoring sessions have moved online.  Check out our May newsletter, the Literacy Connector, for more information about how we are continuing to work during the pandemic.

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Thank You, Volunteers!

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