Stories & Poems

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Shelley Ambrose

Peter Gzowski Special Award Recipient Shelley Ambrose Frontier College PGI at The Briars:  Pond Inlet: Yellowknife…and many more  Shelley Ambrose is the executive director of The Walrus Foundation and publisher of The Walrus magazine. She was a produc

  • March 29, 2017
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Sheree Fitch

Peter Gzowski Special Award Recipient Sheree Fitch Yellowknife; Cambridge Bay: Yellowknife:  Nova Scotia, New Brunswick…and more Sheree Fitch is a prized Canadian author and outspoken literacy advocate. Fitch is active in the promotion of literacy thro

  • March 29, 2017
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Valdy

Peter Gzowski Special Award Recipient Valdy Frontier College PGI at The Briars: Yukon, Victoria…and more Valdy is quoted as saying that literacy is the path to world peace because if we can understand each other we can get along and if we can communicat

  • March 29, 2017
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Barney Bentall

Peter Gzowski Special Award Recipient Barney Bentall Inuvik: Pond Inlet: Yellowknife…and more Barney Bentall has been a longtime supporter of Peter Gzowski Invitational events, particularly as a performer for events in the Northwest Territories and Nuna

  • February 6, 2017
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Clyde Wells

Peter Gzowski Special Award Recipient Clyde Wells, QC Long – time supporter of the Newfoundland and Labrador PGI Clyde Wells was the fifth premier of Newfoundland from 1989 to 1996, and subsequently Chief Justice of Newfoundland and Labrador, sittin

  • February 6, 2017
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Bob Savoie

Peter Gzowski Special Award Recipient New Brunswick Literacy Coalition Bob Savoie Robert Savoie takes a special interest in improving communities through education and literacy and dedicates many hours to this cause, including serving a treasurer for the

  • February 6, 2017
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SK 2016 Poem

Today i am not who they think I am No desk no iPhone no boss no admin This role is good one and yea its fun But it’s so much more when the day is done I don’t have to remind you of the goodness this brings Supporting literacy for adults and ki

  • February 3, 2017
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Bobby Cote – 2016 Learner Achievement Award

It is a privilege to work with READ Saskatoon and my tutor Dale. I heard about READ Saskatoon from people where I am taking adult education classes. When they told me I could get a free tutor, I couldn’t believe it. I had never heard of a program like t

  • February 3, 2017
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Nancy Kelly – 2016 PGI Fredericton

Nancy Kelly has been attending the Sussex Adult Learning Program since May 2015. She hopes to obtain the GED diploma and to take further training so that she can work overseas as an English teacher. Nancy has three children. She has been a community volun

  • February 3, 2017
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