Finalist Feature: Journeys


Category: Communities Create

Description: Journeys is a book of stories.Within its pages, you’ll find memories, poems, art, tall tales and everything in between. These stories share the journeys and perspectives of adult literacy students enrolled in reading, English as a Second Language, GED, and basic skills classes across the state of Minnesota.

Organization: The mission of Literacy Minnesota is to share the power of learning through education, community building and advocacy. Through its mission, Literacy Minnesota helps adults become self-sufficient citizens through improved literacy, helps at-risk children and families gain literacy skills to increase school success, strengthens communities by raising literacy levels and encouraging volunteerism, and raises awareness of literacy needs and services throughout the state.

Winners will be announced at the 2020 Minnesota Library Association Annual Conference.