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Kenosha Literacy Council announces 2023 award recipients

Kenosha Literacy Council announces 2023 award recipients
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Kenosha Literacy Council announces 2023 award recipients  Kenosha News

Kenosha Literacy Council announces 2023 award recipients

The Kenosha Literacy Council to Honor Local Literacy Leaders

Introduction

The Kenosha Literacy Council will honor local literacy leaders at its Read to Succeed award celebration on Thursday, Nov. 2, at Circa on Seventh in Kenosha.

Howard J. Brown Family Leader of Literacy Awards

The Howard J. Brown Family Leader of Literacy Awards are presented annually. One award is given to an individual and another to a business.

Exemplifying the Good in Kenosha

“The recipients of this prestigious award exemplify what is good about Kenosha,” KLC Executive Director Cheryl Hernandez said. “They have displayed a history of support for our mission and have been champions for literacy in our community.”

2023 Organization Leader of Literacy

NextHome Refined, owned by Mini Samuel, has been chosen as the 2023 Organization Leader of Literacy recipient. NextHome Refined supports literacy in Kenosha through a variety of fundraising efforts as well as providing scholarship opportunities for KLC learners working towards their U.S. Citizenship.

2023 Individual Leader of Literacy

The 2023 Individual Leader of Literacy Award will be presented to Wisconsin State Sen. Robert Wirch. The award recognizes a person who has positively influenced the community by serving as an advocate for education.

2023 Adult Literacy Learner of the Year Award

  • Karla Moncada
  • Maria Ramirez

Tutor of the Year Award

David Lockwood will receive the Tutor of Year Award.

Celebrating a Successful Year

In addition to literacy leaders, awards to KLC volunteers will also be presented and the event will celebrate a successful year of changing lives through education.

Tickets and Contact Information

A limited supply of tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis to the general public. Tickets are $50 per person or $375 for a table of eight.

For more information, call the Kenosha Literacy Council at 262-654-7323 or visit kenoshalit.org. Direct online purchases are available at readtosucceed23.eventbrite.com.

About the Kenosha Literacy Council

Established in 1965, the Kenosha Literacy Council helps adults and families in Kenosha County improve their English reading, writing, and speaking skills with the assistance of trained volunteers. Last year, more than 500 learners from more than 40 different countries were better able to care for their families, get a job, and become more active in the community because of their improved literacy, the organization stated.

SDGs, Targets, and Indicators in the Article

  1. SDGs Addressed or Connected to the Issues Highlighted in the Article

    • Sustainable Development Goal 4: Quality Education
    • Sustainable Development Goal 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth
    • Sustainable Development Goal 10: Reduced Inequalities
  2. Specific Targets Under Those SDGs Based on the Article’s Content

    • Target 4.6: By 2030, ensure that all youth and a substantial proportion of adults, both men and women, achieve literacy and numeracy.
    • Target 8.5: By 2030, achieve full and productive employment and decent work for all women and men, including for young people and persons with disabilities, and equal pay for work of equal value.
    • Target 10.2: By 2030, empower and promote the social, economic, and political inclusion of all, irrespective of age, sex, disability, race, ethnicity, origin, religion or economic or other status.
  3. Indicators Mentioned or Implied in the Article to Measure Progress Towards the Identified Targets

    • Number of individuals and businesses recognized for their support of literacy programs.
    • Number of fundraising efforts and scholarship opportunities provided to support literacy.
    • Number of adult literacy learners of the year.
    • Number of tutors recognized as tutor of the year.
    • Number of KLC volunteers receiving awards.
    • Number of learners who have improved their English reading, writing, and speaking skills.

Table: SDGs, Targets, and Indicators

SDGs Targets Indicators
Sustainable Development Goal 4: Quality Education Target 4.6: By 2030, ensure that all youth and a substantial proportion of adults, both men and women, achieve literacy and numeracy.
  • Number of adult literacy learners of the year.
  • Number of learners who have improved their English reading, writing, and speaking skills.
Sustainable Development Goal 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth Target 8.5: By 2030, achieve full and productive employment and decent work for all women and men, including for young people and persons with disabilities, and equal pay for work of equal value.
  • Number of individuals and businesses recognized for their support of literacy programs.
  • Number of fundraising efforts and scholarship opportunities provided to support literacy.
Sustainable Development Goal 10: Reduced Inequalities Target 10.2: By 2030, empower and promote the social, economic, and political inclusion of all, irrespective of age, sex, disability, race, ethnicity, origin, religion or economic or other status.
  • Number of individuals and businesses recognized for their support of literacy programs.
  • Number of KLC volunteers receiving awards.

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