On Thursday, September 8, PWC held its 13th annual Power of Words Breakfast. This year’s event was held in person and we were excited to see everyone again! Rogers Television covered the event and it you can watch it here on YouTube! [Read more…]
PWC’s 12th Annual Power of Words Breakfast, In Person and Online Edition
On Wednesday, September 8, PWC held its 12th annual Power of Words Breakfast! This year’s event was held both in person and online. We had a cozy but delicious hot breakfast provided by the Newport Restaurant. [Read more…]
Shop at Perfect Books and Support PWC!
In honour of International Literacy Day on September 8, 2021, Perfect Books will donate 10% of the day’s sales to our program. PWC provides free one-on-one Literacy and Essential Skills tutoring to adults in the Ottawa area, helping them to improve their basic reading, writing, math, and computer skills for employment and training.
PWC is Lighting Up OTTAWA!
Get ready for People, Words & Change’s green and white colours to light up the OTTAWA sign on September 8, 2021, in honour of International Literacy Day. People, Words & Change is thrilled to have been chosen by the City of Ottawa Community Lighting Program to light up O-T-T-A-W-A on such an important day. PWC’s colours will light up the sign from September 8-10.
The City of Ottawa Community Lighting Program aims to support, celebrate and recognize Ottawa-based not-for-profit and charitable causes, such as PWC, which provides free, one-on-one adult literacy tutoring.
Essential Skills for Essential Workers – Cashier Training Pilot Program
In November 2020, PWC partnered with Agilec Ottawa to deliver a three-week program to four learners, with no prior retail experience, who wanted to learn the essential skills needed to work in a grocery retail setting. [Read more…]
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