24 Years Helping People to Read

Literacy Aotearoa Charitable Trust manager Nellie Garthwaite, of Invercargill, is retiring after 24 years Photo: Abbey Palmer
By Abbey Palmer, Otago Daily Times, 10 Pipiri (June) 2020

When Nellie Garthwaite started her career in adult literacy 24 years ago, she never expected it would take her on the journey it has.

The Invercargill-based Literacy Aotearoa Charitable Trust manager will retire at the end of June, after more than two decades of supporting adult literacy education in Southland.

From one-on-one tutoring to introducing numerous group programmes, she had been a vital part of expanding the organisation’s reach.

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