Literacy Network
701 Dane St.
Madison, WI 53713
Phone 608-244-3911
Wed, Mar 21, 2018
What's Happening : In the News
Changing Lives through Adult Basic Education
Jan 09, 2018 - Madison Commons

"We aren't only building literacy here, but connections"

Your Family Magazine Features Literacy Network
"I knew that I needed to learn English, Lorena Villalobos recalled. "That was the only way that i would be able to have a good job."

Less than a decade later, she passed two of the most important tests of her life - both in English - as she became a U.S. citizen and earned her cosmetology manager license in 2016.

Read the full article

Jeff Burkhart: Refugees faced decades in camp and extensive vetting before being admitted to U.S.
Feb 27, 2017 - The Cap Times

"Literacy Network's new programs will make a difference"
Nov 03, 2016 - WISC-TV

"Literacy Network looks to expand"
Oct 24, 2016 - NBC15 WMTV

"The write stuff: Literacy Network expands to meet community need for basic skills"
Sep 22, 2016 - Isthmus

Up For Discussion interview with Jeff Burkhart
Sep 1, 2016 - KSUN

"Madison woman uses Literacy Network services, becomes MPD officer"
Aug 11, 2016 - NBC15 WMTV

"Literacy Network works on renovations"
Jun 21, 2016 - WISC-TV

"New building will double Literacy Network's community outreach"
May 12, 2016 - Wisconsin State Journal

The Mitch Henck Show interview with Jeff Burkhart
Apr 29, 2016

"Help mothers read and you help their kids"
Apr 28, 2016 - Wisconsin State Journal

"Jeff Burkhart: Help expand Madison's capacity for adult literacy education"
Apr 23, 2016 - The Capital Times

"Many of the city's biggest disparities may be linked to literacy"
Feb 11, 2016 - Madison Commons

Spring Newsletter 2017