The Chatham County Literacy Council helps adults, living or working in Chatham County, N.C., acquire the literacy and educational skills they need to function successfully in society.


Chatham County will be a community where everyone is literate.


COMMUNITY:  We value a community in which all residents have the literacy skills to succeed.

CULTURAL COMPETENCE: We value diversity and racial equity. We will maintain cultural awareness and be deliberately inclusive.

EXCELLENCE:  We value best educational practices. 

FOCUS ON STUDENTS:  We value each person we serve, providing individualized instruction aimed at achieving their literacy goals.

SUSTAINABILITY:  We value change that makes a difference in people’s lives over the long run.

OUR COLLEAGUES:  We value all who contribute their unique talents, time and resources to fulfilling our mission.

Support Literacy

Coming up

April 5, 2022: Spring for Literacy Luncheon with John Rosenthal

Spring for Literacy Sponsors

Thanks for these sponsors for making this event possible.




Baba Antique Wooden Flooring

Julie Cummins & Lonnie West with

Reynolds & Associates Physical Therapy

In Honor of Inez Pearson
Inez was a word lover and avid reader, a legacy she passed on to multiple generations.


Katy McReynolds & Allie Russell with

The Sycamore Restaurant

Severt Smiles Orthodontics



Did you know?

In Fiscal Year 2020/21, volunteers donated 3,900 hours to Chatham Literacy.
        $111,306 = value added from volunteers 
        (Independent Sector)


Office address: 1002 West Third Street, Siler City, NC 27344

Mailing address: P.O. Box 1696, Pittsboro, NC 27312

Phone: 919-742-0578

Email: admin@chathamliteracy.org

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