CBAL announces Literacy Champion Award


The Columbia Basin Alliance for Literacy (CBAL) is launching its first annual Literacy Champion Award. They are inviting your nominations to honour individuals, organizations, or businesses for their support of literacy activities, being a strong advocate for literacy, and innovation and creativity which inspires others to learn.

Nomination forms may be downloaded at www.cbal.org/cranbrook or a form may be picked up at the CBAL office at 19 A 9th Avenue South or at the Cranbrook Public Library.  The deadline for the nominations is January 15th 2014.

Literacy refers to the ability to understand and use printed information regarding daily activity, at home, at work and in the community.

The Literacy Advisory Council will choose a recipient and present the award on Family Literacy Day January 27th, 2014 at the Cranbrook Public Library.

For more information contact CBAL Community Literacy Coordinator at 250-417-2896 or Anna Jordan at 250-581-2112 or e mail  wccranbrook@gmail.com.

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