Nomination period

I Don’t Give Up, I’m a Winner! bursaries: Nomination period now open
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Atelier d'aide à la lecture avec un groupe de jeunes


prevent young people dropping out of school and illiteracy
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Learn to read and write to make your life easier!

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Need information about adult education and lifelong learning?

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This initiative targets underprivileged children aged 0–12 from across Quebec, with the aim to prevent reading and writing difficulties. 

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The Côte-Nord book fair, from April 23th to 26th, 2105.

The Gift of Reading program is the official cause ! Learn more

Scotiabank Charity Challenge


Take part in the Scotiabank Charity Challenge on April 26 with Les Coureurs pour l’Alphabétisation (Runners for Literacy).

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1 québécois adulte sur 5 éprouve des difficultés majeures en lecture

One in five adult

(aged 16-65) in Quebec is likely to experience great reading difficulties

1 million d'analphabètes au Québec

1 000 000

adults are illiterates in Quebec

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More than 100 000

individuals directed to training resources by our Adult Services since 1990

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361 500 books

have been distributed through The Gift of Reading program over the last 15 years