Brandon Area Community Foundation

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Project Report | Dec 23, 2022
King George School Literacy Program/Gwyneth & Dr. Frank Purdie Literacy Fund

By Barb Brown | Admin Assistant

King George School Literacy Program

In 2006, Dr. Purdie established the Gwyneth and Frank Purdie Family Endowment Fund with Brandon Area Community Foundation in memory of his late wife, Gwyneth. The Gwyneth and Frank Purdie Family Endowment Fund supports the children of King George School early years literacy.

This reading recovery program is an early intervention program for grade 1 students.  This program is designed to provide the extra support in reading and writing that some young children require to jump start their literacy learning.  Children selected for the program receive reading/writing lessons for 30 minutes each day with a teacher specifically trained in early literacy deveopment.


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The Brandon Area Community Foundation

Location: BRANDON, MB - Canada
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The Brandon Area Community Foundation
Laura Kempthorne
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Laura Kempthorne

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