Top Hat Award

We are delighted to announce receipt of the Top Hat Award from the United Way of Gaston County. This $500 award was given to the nonprofit agency that received the most Facebook reactions during the Jingle Bell Gents competition.


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Gaston Literacy Council is closely following the updates and instructions from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, and our local health department to limit the spread of COVID-19 and ensure the safety of our students, staff, and volunteers. While GLC has currently suspended […]


USCIS (United States Citizenship and Immigration Services) field office in Charlotte reopened June 4, 2020 after an eleven-week closure due to the Coronavirus. With new safety operations and procedures in place, the office began prioritizing Naturalization applicants who had interview dates and Naturalization ceremonies postponed during the closure. Three GLC students were affected by the […]