The winning ticket for the Literacy 2011 $10,000 draw was purchased in Grand Falls-Windsor # 079. The ticket was drawn on air at CFCB radio in Corner Brook on January 27th, at 8:40 a.m.

This group of employees from the Grand Falls-Windsor town hall have something to be happy about: they won $10,000 in a ticket draw organized by the provincial Laubach Literacy Council. From left, rear, Tammie Greening, Denise Power, Millicent Froude, Kara Murray and Monnie Moores. From left, front, Natasha Sharpe and Laubach Literacy president Lillian Pinsent. Courtsey of Advertiser, Grand Falls- Windsor and writer Sue Hickey.

The Newfoundland and Labrador Laubach Literacy Council Inc. and it’s Board of Directors would like to thank everyone who supported our “Literacy 2011” Fundraiser! Funds raised will support our Summer Reading for Fun program which offers one-on-one tutoring for school children needing a learning bridge over the summer months, as well as one-on-one tutoring for adults who wish to improve basic functional skills in reading, writing, speaking, listening, numeracy and other essential skills. By supporting this fundraiser, your generosity will go a long way towards helping us continue to offer our free services.