Dyslexia Buddy Network has a fun incentive for our youth to enter the 3rd annual contest. More Details Here
Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018
Saturday, March 3, 2018
2pm - 3pm
Grounds for Hope Cafe
2701 Maple Ave, Lisle IL
$10 per family
Previous Events 2014-2017
Champion Chats - inspiring talks with people sharing their own experience with dyslexia
Illinois Supreme Court Justice Anne M. Burke
John Rodrigues, author "High School Dropout to Harvard" and featured in the documentary, "Being You: Your Difference is Your Strength"
Trent Jarrett, captain of the men's gymnastics team at University of Illinois-Chicago. UIC article
Shane LeBaron, professional golf coach and owner of LeBaron Golf. Watch
Darryl Duncan, award-winning songwriter and music producer, owner of GameBeat Studios. Watch
Sleep-away camp for our youth and their siblings!
Advocacy Day at the Illinois State Capital - Our youth met with legislators on April 21, 2016 to advocate for teacher training and intervention. See photos here.
Assistive Technology - Our youth showed eachother what technology works well for them, including the Live Scribe Pen, Co:writer, Read2Go, Voice Dream, BookShare, and more.
Dyslexia Awareness Month - We arranged for the 16-story Naperville Carillon to be lit in red lights for a week. Our families had a meet-up at the Carillon, and each kid received glow sticks, and a comic book donated by Graham Crackers Comics in Plainfield.