Linda Berry (left) and Pam Woelful of “The Reading Link”.
Linda Berry Receives Statewide Spotlight Award
Over the years, Berry has tutored a number of students, including one from China and one from Vietnam.
As a Spotlight Award winner, Berry received a check in the amount of $200 for "The Reading Link" program and a number of books, one of which was autographed by Illinois Secretary of State Jessie White and a plaque commemorating the event. White presented the awards to the ten tutors and ten students during a ceremony in Springfield.
"The Reading Link" is Kaskaskia College's Adult Literacy Program. Services are provided at no cost to the learner. For more information on "The Reading Link" at Kaskaskia College, please contact Pam Woelful at 618-545-3119.
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