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The Great Canadian Giving Challenge Is Here!

The Great Canadian Giving Challenge is here! For the entire month of June every $1 that you donate to us through www.canadahelps.org  or www.givingchallenge.ca qualifies us to win $10,000! The more you give, the more chances for us to win! Help us to continue to improve the quality and provide limitless possibilities for our learners […]

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It’s That Wonderful Time of Year Again!

Learner Ghost Overbaugh, Anita Hillis-Krause and Lion Ron Francis Every year, just before Christmas, one of Santa’s Elves pays us a visit and brings a gift from the Simcoe Lions Club. This year Christmas came a little bit early and our Executive Director, Anita Hillis-Krause received a surprise donation of $1500.00 from Elves Lion Ron […]

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Chamber of Commerce Educational Achievement Award Recipient- Katie Pepper

Mayor Charlie Luke, Katie-Cherie Pepper and Friend We are so proud of our learner, Katie Pepper! She is the recipient of the 2016 Chamber of Commerce Educational Award. Katie has shown such courage and commitment as she has pursued her goals for a better future for her and her son. Katie is now attending Fanshawe […]

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Norfolk News – Learning to Read and Write is Magic

On Friday, volunteers from Imperial Oil participated in a Day of Caring event at the Haldimand-Norfolk Literacy Council. Volunteers worked hard to paint the classroom a beautiful blue to create an inspiring atmosphere for students. HNLC provides literacy education to individuals who are seeking to improve their employment and education opportunities. A recent participant of […]

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Celebrating UNESCO International Literacy Day

Our Executive Director, Anita Hillis-Krause, attended a celebration of International Literacy Day, in London. The guest of honour was Deb Mathews, the Minister of Advanced Education and Skills Development (formerly Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities) Minister Mathews was visibly moved by the personal stories that some of our learners shared. She also stated that […]

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HNLC Board of Directors Welcomes a New Board Member

The HNLC Board of Directors is pleased to welcome Ms. Justine Lyons as an addition to their team of Directors. Justine is a resident of Simcoe and is the Founder of Lyons Law Firm in Simcoe. We are looking forward to supporting the Haldimand-Norfolk Learning Centres with Justine as part of our team.

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HNLC Welcomes a New Board Director, Mishelle Dreier

The HNLC Board of Directors are pleased to welcome the addition of Ms. Mishelle Dreier to our Board. Mishelle is from Simcoe and is a Customer Service Representative for the TD Bank. We are looking forward to working with Mishelle.

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Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon – April 18, 2016

All HNLC Volunteers invited to: • Our Annual Volunteer Appreciation • Location: Simcoe Learning Centre (200 West Street, Simcoe, ON) • Date: Monday, April 18 • Time: 1:00-2:30 • Details: Please join us for a light lunch and an opportunity to thank you for all that you do for HNLC and our learners Please RSVP […]

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