Literacy Project celebrates 25 years

Literacy Project celebrates 25 years
Local News

By Melanie Wong

EAGLE COUNTY — This summer, The Literacy Project of Eagle County is celebrating a major milestone. The volunteer-based literacy program has been improving lives in Eagle County through education since 1990, and the impact they have made on the Eagle Valley community in 25 years is profound. When asked to recall a favorite student, Executive Director Colleen Gray diplomatically declares she cannot name just one. But she does have a favorite student quote. Former literacy student Earl Mills once told Gray: “If someone offered me $1,000,000 to go back to the way I was before I could read, I would …

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