Image of a microphone with the words Celebrating Empowerment: Literacy DuPage immigrant stories

Celebrating Empowerment

Imagine you are asked to give a speech … For most of us, this idea provokes at least a little anxiety. Now, imagine that what your audience wants to hear about is your life, your experiences, and your immigration story. What’s more, they want you to speak in their language—which is not your native language.…

Image from day of planting and text that says: Growing, Hope, Inspiration, Friendships

Gosia writes an essay

When a Literacy DuPage learner and tutor begin working together, there’s no telling where their relationship might take them. Will they break the language barrier and achieve the learner’s specific goals? Of course. They may also find their way to unexpected experiences and achievements.