Penny Severns Literacy Grant Online Session

On Wednesday, December 7, from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., the Illinois State Library Literacy Office will conduct an online session to discuss the Penny Severns Summer Family Literacy Grant Application. This session will be recorded and a link to the recorded session will be available in next week’s Illinois State Library’s E-News.

Adult literacy providers and public libraries can begin applying for FY12 Penny Severns Summer Family Literacy Grants on December 12. The online grant application and instructions will be available through the Illinois State Library’s website.  Applicants will need a control and branch number to access the application. Please contact Jo Anne Hughes at to obtain your agency’s numbers.

Registration is not required for the session. For more information, contact Beth Paoli at or 217-785-6923.