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Jorge Blancas, kitchen manager at Aurelio's Pizza in Naperville, almost gave back his promotion to a management position because he couldn't communicate well enough with English-speaking employees. But after a year and a half of tutoring through Literacy DuPage, his bosses and tutors say he's a learner worth recognizing and a role model for others with limited English skill.
NAPERVILLE, Ill. - Literacy DuPage has appointed a new executive director: Therese McMahon. Effective Aug. 1, 2016, McMahon now guides one of the largest volunteer tutor literacy organizations in the United States.
Literacy DuPage's Executive Director, Bernie Steiger, and adult learner, Christian, recently chatted with Naperville Community Television's, Jane Wernette, on Spotlight.
Literacy DuPage’s Executive Director, Bernie Steiger, talks with ABC 7 News at this year's Human Race event, hosted by Giving DuPage on April 25th in Downers Grove.
Have you always wanted a peek inside the glamorous life of a non-profit Executive Director? Well, here's your chance! Listen in as Literacy DuPage's Executive Director, Bernie Steiger, chats with Andy Busch Lisa Dietlin of Lisa Dietlin and Associates on VoiceAmerica's Engage with Andy Busch about adults who desperately seek access to literacy programs geared for their specific needs. The glamorous part of course was that Steiger did the interview from her neighbor's Mickey Mouse phone while dressed in yoga pants and a t-shirt (long story)!
Westmont Public Library, Literacy DuPage kick off ‘Literacy Awareness Month’