Author Archives: Louise Bentley

Today is Giving Tuesday

Black Friday. Cyber Monday. Giving Tuesday. Literacy Chippewa Valley is participating in #GivingTuesday again this year! In case you haven’t heard, the goal of #GivingTuesday is to create a global...
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Women’s Giving Circle Provides Funding

Thank you to the Women’s Giving Circle, a fund of the Community Foundation of Dunn County, for their recent contribution to Literacy Chippewa Valley.  The $1,350 check was presented November...
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Speech Class Held at Putnam Heights

Literacy Chippewa Valley collaborated with Putnam Heights Elementary School in Eau Claire to do a conversational speech class for parents. We met for two days a week at the school...
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Happy Thanksgiving!

All Literacy Chippewa Valley offices will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 24th and Friday, Nov. 25th.  Happy Thanksgiving to all of our students, tutors, board members and supporters of our...
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Having Fun at Healthy Food Workshop

My Plate – A Healthy Food & Money Saving Workshop! was held at Banbury Place, Eau Claire. Literacy Chippewa Valley teamed up with Nancy Coffey of UW-Extension Eau Claire County...
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Family Literacy Students Pass CPR/FirstAid/AED Class

Family Literacy recently partnered with the Eau Claire YMCA to offer a CPR/First Aid/AED class. Our class was held October 18, 20, 25 and 31. Pictured above are participants Jackie, Nancy and...
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Stacy Martin Becomes Dunn County Coordinator

Welcome Dr. Stacy Martin! Stacy started at LCV September 19, 2016 as the Dunn County Coordinator in Menomonie. Stacy has a bachelor’s degree in Special Education from the University of...
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Back to School Drive Benefits Literacy

Mid-West Family Broadcasting and Chilson Automotive held their annual Back To School Drive during the month of August. This event raised support for Literacy Chippewa Valley as well as the Boys...
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LCV Served at Community Table During Literacy Month

In conjunction with International Literacy Month, LCV served lunch at The Commmunity Table of Eau Claire on Wednesday, Sept. 14th. Thank you to the tutors, board members and staff who...
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Literacy Lessons Help Pair Create Health Kits for Those in Need

Literacy Chippewa Valley student/tutor pair Tania and Sheila saw an unmet need in our community and thought about how they could help. They applied for and received $250 in assistance...
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