Oakland Literacy Council

Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, USA

$180,992

Saved on 38 projects and calls

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Causes

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Mission

The Oakland Literacy Council believes that all people have a fundamental right to literacy. With support from our funders, we pair trained, compassionate tutors with adult learners until they become proficient readers, writers, and communicators. As literate adults, they make our communities and our democracy stronger. They contribute to our economy, exercise their voice in their communities, and give their children a solid educational foundation. The Oakland Literacy Council is the only organization dedicated solely to ending adult illiteracy in Oakland County, a large metro Detroit community of 1.25 million people.

What We Do

We help low-literate adults with reading, writing, English comprehension and speaking, and digital literacy skills. One on one tutors, online curriculum, and small group instruction is used to further student goals.

Staff

Lisa M
Lisa M.

Executive Director

Sue K
Sue K.

Development and Communications Associate

Laurie W
Laurie W.

Tutor Coordinator

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