For Ceni, citizenship is another step in a life of growth

“I am also livng a great success in my life, on March 22nd it’s my big day because is my naturalization Oath Ceremony as a US citizen . . .”

Genoveva dreams of opening a bakery

When I was little I lived in Mexico in a town I lived there with my parents I had two sisters and a brother and also I studied there until the sixth grade of elementary school but afterwards I did not have money and I had to help my mother with chores of my house and prepare food . . .

Tracey reflects on life outside of prison

Life outside of prison is great. Seeing my family everyday, falling deeper in love with my girlfriend every moment that I share with her, and eating delicious food is everything I expected it to be and more.

Reading Between the Wines Celebrates Success

Over 175 people joined us at Reading Between the Wines last week to celebrate the success of Literacy Network students. Tracey (pictured) talked about finding success in life outside prison.

LitNet Volunteer Wins Award

Last week, Literacy Network volunteer Ruth Robarts received a Community Volunteer Award from United Way of Dane County! Ruth embodies “improving lives through literacy” in her daily work with learners in LitNet’s citizenship and tutoring programs. She has been a dedicated tutor and intern with Literacy Network for 10 years!

Upcoming Book Sale in June

Thank you to everyone who has donated their used books! Literacy Network books sales help raise hundreds of dollars to support literacy education. Join us June 8 and 9 (times below) for the next big sale!