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SHARP Literacy Book Readings with former Major League Baseball player Ken Berry

Posted by Elizabeth Mitchell on 4/11/2014. Categories: Announcements

Author and Gold glove-winning, former Major League Baseball outfielder Ken Berry will share how he went from baseball player to children’s book author, followed by a reading of his “Apples and Animals” series books for students, parents, and the community at Victory School for the Gifted and Talented and Italian Immersion Program and Trowbridge School of Discovery and Technology.

Driven to Achieve Award

Posted by Elizabeth Mitchell on 3/31/2014. Categories: Announcements

The Donald Driver Driven to Achieve Awards got off to a rousing start Saturday with a packed ballroom of Milwaukee-area business executives and an enthusiastic performance by national music icon Gladys Knight. Check out the attached slideshow to see photos from the sold-out event at The Pfister Hotel.  Lynda Kohler, SHARP President/CEO was a recipient.

SHARP Literacy Partners with Growing Power and MSOE for 12th We Love to Learn Book

Posted by Elizabeth Mitchell on 3/7/2014. Categories: Announcements

SHARP Literacy is collaborating with Growing Power’s CEO and MacArthur Foundation award winner Will Allen to produce its next We Love to Learn book, based on urban agriculture.