We’re extremely proud and excited to announce that the Literacy Coalition has received a Canada Life Literacy Honourable Mention Innovation Award  for our Essential Skills for our Atlantic Fisheries (ESAF) program, funded by the Government of Canada’s National Essential Skills Initiative !  We share this award with our Atlantic provincial partners, PEI Literacy Alliance, Newfoundland […]

The Literacy Coalition held their Annual Adult Learners’ Writing Contest in conjunction with Adult Learners’ in April. We had over 40 amazing submissions which were compiled into an e-book that can be found on our website. The winners for the 2020 Adult Learner Writing Contest were announced in our August newsletter, where their photos and […]

The Literacy Coalition was pleased to distribute PGI grants to 28 worthy literacy programs across New Brunswick. The funds raised through our PGI Literacy Dinner and Auction make a positive and lasting impact on the lives of children, families and adults in New Brunswick. In advancing literacies in every aspect of their lives, whether at […]

The Literacy Coalition of New Brunswick (LCNB) is calling for nominations for the 2020 Dr. Marilyn Trenholme Counsell Literacy Awards. The awards recognize outstanding achievements of individuals or groups in the field of literacy, essential skills and lifelong learning. Awards will be presented to worthy recipients in the following categories: Early Childhood Literacy, Community Literacy […]

Who can apply? Established literacy groups or programs, including First Nations, that have been operating one year or more, who receive direction from a volunteer board, meet the eligibility requirements and apply before the deadline are eligible for consideration. Applications are no longer being accepted. Note: If your organization received PGI funding last year, a […]