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In an ever-evolving world, the importance of education cannot be overstated. It is not confined to the boundaries of age; rather, it is a lifelong journey that empowers individuals to grow, adapt, and contribute meaningfully to society. The recent New Haven Adult Education Open House event demonstrated that adult education is not just about individual growth but is also a collective effort that can move an entire nation forward. With the participation of over 60 community, industry, and educational partners, this event celebrated the opportunities available to adult learners in New Haven. 
21 Sep 2023

“Move the Nation with Adult Education”: Celebrating Success at the New Haven Adult Education Open House

In an ever-evolving world, the importance of education cannot be overstated. It is not confined to the boundaries of age; rather, it is a lifelong journey that empowers individuals to…

In a vibrant display of community spirit, Quinnipiac University hosted its first-ever local business showcase on September 12th. With 28 local enterprises lining up their stalls, the event aimed to provide students with invaluable access to information, goods, services, and volunteering opportunities within the local community.
12 Sep 2023

LV Shines at Quinnipiac University’s Inaugural Local Business Showcase

In a vibrant display of community spirit, Quinnipiac University hosted its first-ever local business showcase on September 12th. With 28 local enterprises lining up their stalls, the event aimed to…

In the heart of Meriden, Connecticut, the newly renovated Meriden Public Library has become a hub of opportunity and community support. On July 26th, 2023, Sarah Elanaya, New Haven Basic Literacy Program Manager, and Denise Calabrese, Meriden/Wallingford Program Site Director, visited this vibrant space, where the American Job Center (AJC) was hosting the Meriden Career & Resource Fair. Little did they know that this visit would turn into a meaningful day of connections, unexpected opportunities, and the potential to change lives.
26 Jul 2023

Meriden Career & Resource Fair at the Newly Renovated Meriden Public Library

In the heart of Meriden, Connecticut, the newly renovated Meriden Public Library has become a hub of opportunity and community support. On July 26th, 2023, Sarah Elanaya, New Haven Basic…

After years of dedicated service, we want to take a moment to honor and congratulate Betty Brumberg on her incredible journey as a Program Manager on staff, President and Board member of Literacy Volunteers of Greater New Haven. Under Betty's guidance, Literacy Volunteers has witnessed remarkable progress and embarked on numerous exciting initiatives that have brought the organization closer to its vision, where the power of literacy enables all adults to thrive in their communities.
01 Jul 2023

Farewell and Appreciation: Betty Brumberg Steps Down as President

After years of dedicated service, we want to take a moment to honor and congratulate Betty Brumberg on her incredible journey as a Program Manager on staff, President and Board…

Lou Perno, Executive Director of Literacy Volunteers of Greater Haven, has been awarded the Stellar Legacy Award from the Greater New Haven Chamber. The award recognizes an individual with 15 years of professional service in the Greater New Haven nonprofit sector who has served as a role model, mentor and leader extraordinaire.
09 Nov 2022

Lou Perno Awarded the Stellar Legacy Award

Lou Perno, Executive Director of Literacy Volunteers of Greater Haven, has been awarded the Stellar Legacy Award from the Greater New Haven Chamber. The award recognizes an individual with 15…

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