More than $130,000 is being awarded to three local literacy programs.
Secretary of state, Jesse White, today gave the Rockford Area Literacy Council an award of $80,000 to split between two programs under its control.
In Freeport, Highland Community College received $50,000. Funds will be available in the 2003 fiscal year.
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