LCGW is County Executive's Small Non-Profit of the Year!
The Literacy Council of Greater Waukesha has been chosen as the County Executive's 2013 Small Non-Profit of the Year. Click here to read the Waukesha Patch's news story.
Sign Up for the 2013 Summer Read-A-Thon!
We Have a New Online Tutor Calendar Submission Form!
The LCGW has simplified its online tutor submission process with a more intuitive online form and standardized metrics for measuring student progress.
The updated form represents a strategic redesign to improve our assessment strategies for measuring student success. Initial feedback received from tutors is that the new form takes even less time to complete than the prior version.
LCGW's 21st Annual Corporate Spelling Bee
Join us June 6, 2013 at Country Springs Hotel (Pewaukee, WI) for our 21st Annual Corporate Spelling Bee!
5 p.m. - Social Hour & Deli Buffet
6 p.m. - Spelling Bee
Enjoy live music from Jazz Express Combo during the social hour and also the opportunity to play some blackjack.
Please Support Our Major Sponsors:
Dr. Seuss' Birthday - A Celebration of Reading
In celebration of Dr. Seuss’ birthday on March 2nd, Literacy Council of Greater
Waukesha (LCGW) celebrated by reading Seuss books to children, and also orchestrating distribution of donated Dr. Seuss books to kids in need.
Support Our Annual Easter Bake Sale!
LCGW’s annual Easter Bake Sale will be held on Friday, 03/29/13 at Waukesha State Bank (151 E. St. Paul Ave., Waukesha) from 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
We are in need of both bakers and workers. Baked goods can be dropped off at the LCGW office on Thursday, 03/28/13 or at Waukesha State Bank in the morning of the 29th. Two-hour shifts are available if you would like to work. Please email email@example.com if you are interested in either baking or working. At the very least stop by and pick up some home baked items for Easter weekend!
"90 Tutors In 90 Days"
08/11/12 - The LCGW wants to recruit 90 new literacy tutors in just 90 days. Consider attending a New Tutor Orientation and make a difference in someone's life through the gift of literacy.
Can't attend an Orientation Meeting? Submit an online Interest Form to receive more information on becoming a tutor.
LCGW's 2012 Dr Seuss Celebration Featured at JS Online
07/29/12 - JS Online featured the LCGW in an article "Getting Acquainted With Dr Seuss". Click here to read the full article.
Sign Up Now for the 2012 Summer Read-A-Thon!
07/12/12 - It is summer! It’s time for vacations at the beach, lounging around the pool or spending an afternoon under a blue sky in your hammock. No matter how you spend it, there is always time to read – at the beach, pool or hammock. While you read, you can raise funds for LCGW by participating in our Summer Read-A-Thon. Click here to learn more about how you and your friends can support LCGW by reading all summer long!
Online Tutor Calendar Bug Fixed for Apple Safari Users
06/06/12 - We have fixed the issue with users of Apple's Safari browser not being able to submit their tutor calendars online. Safari users should click their browser's "refresh" button the next time they are at the calendar submission page in order to apply the fix.