The 20th Annual Altrusa Spelling Bee will take place on Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at St Mary’s Church in Sycamore. Arrive at 6 p.m. for practice rounds and to peruse raffle prizes. The Spelling Bee will begin at 7pm.
Our very own Shawn Lowe will be Hosting/MCing the event!
Altrusa International of DeKalb/Sycamore is a not-for-profit organization striving to make our communities better through service and partnerships. Altrusa will again partner with The Daily Chronicle to raise funds for literacy scholarships and grants throughout our county and Newspapers in Education (NIE).
Last year’s Spelling Bee success allowed Altrusa to award over $7000 in sponsorships to deserving community organizations for literacy projects. Winners included schools, libraries, learning centers and four scholarships to individuals from DeKalb and Sycamore High Schools.