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EPEL in the News




6/2015     Kane County Connects   Elgin Named Innovation Zone 

7/2015     Daily Herald       Elgin Group Wants to Bring More Children into Preschool

1/2017     Reflejos- page 14   Childcare is Very Important to Families in Elgin                                                    

2/2018     Chicago Tribune  95% Car Seats Installed Wrong

4/2018     Explore Elgin     Elgin Partnership for Early Learning Language in the Laundromat 

5/2018     Planet Laundry   Language in the Laundromat

6/2018     Daily Herald     Elgin Partnership Brings Learning to the Laundromat

8/2018     Chicago Tribune  Early Educators looking at laundries, grocery stores, as places to bring early learning opportunities

9/2019     Chicago Tribune Altrusa Gives Back to Community Agencies

1/2019     Chicago Tribune Second Language in the Laundromat Opens in Elgin

1/2019     LogoTech   Awards Elgin Partnership with $500 Early Learning Grant

2/2019     Chicago Tribune PopSockets Promote U-46  School Readiness Via LogoTech Donati

4/2019     Chicago Tribune Elgin Education Groups to hold a "Call of Arms" to Get Children Ready for Kindergarten

4/2019     Elgin Courier News Elgin Partnership Lands $70K grant to buy 20,000 plus books that will be available to low-income children

6/2019     Daily Herald Early Literacy Program Serves Children While They Wait at the Doctor's Office

7/2019     Chicago Tribune Educators Encouraged by U-46 Readiness Improvement

7/2019     First Book Awards More Than $700,000 for New Books and eBook to Schools & Programs serving Kids in Need Across Nine States

5/2020     Chicago Tribune Drive-through Event in Downtown Elgin to Giveaway Free Food, Diapers, Books and Other Items

5/2020     Daily Herald  Spreading Food with a Side of Literacy, Census Education in Latino Community

6/2020     Latino Post  Food Distribution with a Different Approach: Educating Latinos About the 2020 Census

9/2020     Chicago Tribune Kindergarten Readiness in U-46 Drops to 15% in 2019 "We've Got to Move the Needle"

9/2020    Daily Herald  New Signs, Activities Encourage School Readiness in Festival Park

12/2020  Daily Herald Drive-thru Food Giveaway Provides Holiday Dinner for 500 Families in Elgin

2/2/21    Daily Herald Fox Valley Women Host Unity in the Community

2/10/21   Daily Herald  Elgin Hispanic Network Honors EPEL