Help build adult literacy in the fiscal year ending June 30, 2016.
Helping adults acquire literacy skills to reach their goals!
The Chatham County Literacy Council is a non-profit whose mission is to help adults, living or working in Chatham County, N.C., acquire the literacy and educational skills they need to function successfully in society. Through our free one-on-one tutoring and small group classes, people in our community are reaching their goals and becoming part of a work force that will be prepared for the new jobs envisioned for Siler City, Moncure, Pittsboro, and other parts of our county. Join us as a student or volunteer,and be part of making positive change happen!
September:National Literacy Month Sept. 8: International Literacy Day Oct. 11, 13 & 15: Tutor Training
We are grateful to everyone who sponsored, attended, and helped with the 6th annual Spring for Literacy luncheon. The event at Governors Club drew nearly 200 Chatham Literacy supporters and raised $15,000 to help fund our free adult literacy programs. Special thanks to author Daniel Wallace, who offered great insights about writing and style, and to…
Estela Perez and Tom Droke meet weekly for tutoring at the Chatham Community Library in Pittsboro. Tom is always happy to report that Estela is working very hard to improve not only her reading and writing, but her language skills as well. Estela quickly earned a laptop computer by increasing her assessment scores by more…
Chatham Literacy has moved to a convenient new location in Siler City: 1100 E. 3rd Street (where Townsend’s administration office used to be). Come check out our programs and learn how you can get involved. All of our programs are free! You can also learn more by calling us at 919-742-0578.
by Ed Neely Daniel Wallace was the featured speaker at the 6th Annual Spring for Literacy Luncheon at the Governors Club clubhouse on April 6. He is the author of five novels, including “Big Fish” (1998), “Ray in Reverse” (2000), “The Watermelon King” (2003), “Mr. Sebastian and the Negro Magician” (2007), and most recently “The…