Provided by BEACON for English Language and Literacy
Walk, run, or bike to support adult literacy in our community in BEACON for English Language and Literacy’s 3rd Annual Virtual Walkathon May 1 to 31, 2023, presented by title sponsor Quaker Custom Homes. Registration is now open. For more details, please visit beaconliteracy.org/walkathon.
Proceeds of the walk benefit BEACON for English Language and Literacy, which provides English classes, U.S. Citizenship exam preparation, and job readiness skills training for adults in Prince William County, Manassas and Manassas Park.
“Our amazing students come from many different backgrounds and varying education levels. We are in awe of their perseverance and dedication to learning to meet their personal and professional goals,” says Jennifer Katak, Executive Director. “Please join me in supporting BEACON so that we are able to continue to meet the needs of the adult learners in our community.”
BEACON for Adult Literacy is the recipient of the 2021 Agnes L. Colgan Community Service Award: Arts & Education from the Prince William Chamber of Commerce and is recognized as “one of the best” local nonprofits by the Greater Washington Catalogue for Philanthropy.
BEACON helps adult students in Prince William County, Manassas and Manassas Park, Virginia, learn English and build job skills so that they can take advantage of educational and employment opportunities, access vital services, and achieve the goals they set for themselves. BEACON is a ministry of the Benedictine Sisters of Virginia. Learn more at beaconliteracy.org