That Gift is Forever

We Empower People With Literacy

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Why Literacy?

Literacy is … the ability to use language and images in rich and varied forms to read, write, listen, speak, view, represent, discuss, and think critically about ideas. Literacy enables us to share information and to interact with others. Literacy is an essential tool for personal growth and active participation as a contributing member of society.

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See what People Are Saying

One lady worked with me for a year or so.  She was a single mom in her 40’s and had not had a job for many years. Her son wanted a driver’s license which she could not afford. After learning how to do resumes and being inspired by her son’s need, she has acquired a steady job and has been working for several years now.

Venetia Crawford
Adult Literacy

Improve Literacy in Adults

Lacking basic reading and writing skills is a tremendous disadvantage. Literacy not only enriches an individual’s life, but it creates opportunities for people to develop skills that will help them provide for themselves and their family.

Give people a better chance to:

Reading Buddies

Improving Literacy for Grade 1 to 2 Students

Early literacy development builds a strong foundation for a lifetime of accomplishments. Getting children excited about reading at a young age only reinforces this strong foundation.

Help Children Learn