Grants & Programs

Poetry Out Loud Regional Partners

Poetry Out Loud is run statewide throughout Illinois by the Illinois Arts Council and regional partners engaging students in every county.  Interested teachers please contact the partnering organization nearest you:

Region
Partner
Contact
Email
Telephone
Central Illinois
Springfield Area Arts Council
Sheila Walk
programs@springfieldartsco.org
217/753-3519
Chicagoland
Literature for All of Us
Liz McCabe
mccabe.liz@gmail.com
847/404-4390
Eastern Illinois
40 North/88 West (Champaign)
Amanda Baker
abaker@40north.org
217/351-9841
Northern Illinois
Rockford Area Arts Council
Sharon Nesbit-Davis
sharon@artsforeveryone.com
815/847-5382
South Central Illinois
Jacoby Arts Center (Alton)
Eric Stauffer
eric.2001@live.com
618/310-4118
Southern Illinois
Carbondale Community Arts
Nancy Stemper
 
nstemper@carbondalearts.org
618/457-5100
Western Illinois
Quad City Arts (Rock Island)
Tracy Alan White
tracyalanwhite@gmail.com
(563)579-7630

 

All curriculum materials and further detail regarding the program are also available on the Poetry Out Loud website: www.poetryoutloud.org.