Category Archives: PGIs

20th Anniversary of Family Literacy Day

I wanted to congratulate ABC Canada on the 20th anniversary of Family Literacy Day. It’s not that often in the Canadian literacy field that we witness longevity (I’m thinking that the PGIs are the other example, but I can’t think … Continue reading

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Christine Featherstone, literacy advocate

The literacy field lost an advocate earlier this week. Christine Featherstone passed away on Monday October 15, 2018. Chris was the President of ABC Canada Literacy Foundation (as it was then called) from 2000 to 2006. She was a member … Continue reading

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Job Posting – National Events Manager

The Peter Gzowski Foundation for Literacy (PGFL) is looking for a National Events Manager. This part-time contract position will liaise with and provide remote event management support of Peter Gzowski Invitational (PGI) events undertaken by local PGI partners.  The closing … Continue reading

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