Walk for Literacy 2021

Wherever you are!

Join us in July for our first Walk for Literacy! The Literassociates’ Walk for Literacy aims to raise money for the CLA’s mission of creating a 100% literate Chicago. Participants are encouraged to raise $100 each to participate in the 5k. Walkers can fundraise together in teams for support and to pool fundraising efforts. To […]

Introducing the Literacy Equity Initiative (Part 2: LEI Action)

Since October 2020, the CLA has been working with a cohort of community literacy activists to design a process for deep community building in Chicago. The Literacy Equity Initiative highlights community members as decision makers, creating authentic, actionable conversation. Join us to learn about how Alliance members can be involved in this collective impact initiative.

Practices in Equity: Data & Evaluation

Although data can feel impossible to work with, it's essential for strategic decision making and demonstrating your impact. Join us to explore how to approach evaluation, data collection, and analysis that is essential to our work, decreases bias, and empowers equitable decision making. This is an interactive workshop. This workshop is free for CLA members. […]