WITS History

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wits history

WITS’ history started twenty five years ago when three Chicago change agents created two programs, now combined into one organization to empower students as readers. In 1991, Joanne Alter and … Read More

Letter to a Future WITS Student

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Letter to a Future WITS Student

With WITS programs ending soon, it’s important that students and volunteers experience a sense of closure and are given time to reflect on their year together. The Program Coordinator team … Read More

The Alter and Stone Volunteer Award

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Alter and Stone Volunteer Award

The Alter and Stone Volunteer Award to celebrates WITS founders  Joanne Alter and Marion Stone through recognizing a volunteer who has dedicated time, energy, and passion to help students work … Read More