• The Literacy Connection

    The Literacy Connection


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    About Us

    The Literacy Connection is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to helping adults acquire fundamental

    literacy skills by teaching them to read, write, speak and understand English through one-on-one, group and

    workplace tutoring. Founded in 1983 by Gail Borden Public Library staff, The Literacy Connection now serves

    16 northwest Chicago suburban communities. Office is located on the second floor of the Gail Borden Public

    Library at 270 N. Grove Avenue, Elgin IL 60120 and is open Monday-Thursday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.


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    Rep/Contact Info

    Mrs. Lisa Herpel
    Office Coordinator
    • Phone: (847) 742-6565
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    Ms. Patricia Williams
    Executive Director
  • Elgin Development Group
    A Division of the Elgin Area Chamber

    31 S. Grove Avenue, Elgin IL 60120