$1,650 was given to Encompass Support Services Society for a pilot program, one of six in B.C., to provide books for parents to read to their children at home. Kaylee, representing Encompass, received the cheque this week, presented by president Wes Jamieson.

Aldergrove Rotary supports literacy progams

Rotary Club of Aldergrove sponsors literacy programs to purchase books for reluctant readers

With the assistance of a community grant from the Township of Langley, the Rotary Club of Aldergrove was able to sponsor literacy programs to purchase books for reluctant readers at Shortreed and Parkside Elementary, with $1,650 for each school.

Also, an additional $1,650 was given to Encompass Support Services Society for a pilot program, one of six in B.C., to provide books for parents to read to their children at home. Kaylee, representing Encompass, received the cheque this week.

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