Glen Edward Kuumba Literacy Foundation

Listing Last Update: July 21, 2022

Primary Contact

V Molofsky

(707) 677-8485

Educational services

  • To read and write better
  • To find a family literacy program (families attend together)
  • To help my child learn
  • To study for my high school equivalency exam
  • To learn English
  • To improve my math skills
  • To improve my technology skills
  • To volunteer at a program

Instruction Type

  • In-person
  • Online
  • Instruction in Spanish

Program Overview

The Glen Edward Kuumba Foundation's Mission: To support literacy that informs individuals on Black Excellence and leaders from culturally diverse backgrounds.

In-person events offer storytellers with lived experiences and open discussions at the Arcata Farmers in Humboldt County and the local school to improve racial equity and provide cultural knowledge.

Youth, families and adults:

We can offer sister mentor/brother mentor weekly to support upper mobility in literacy, We also offer nutritional snacks and exercise. The mentor program is offered to students K-18 to improve educational retention, build identity and improve social communication. We recognize that some students may need extra support. Contact youth coordinator at

Hours of operation: Tues- Sat

Student and Volunteer Success Stories

The Glen Edward Kuumba Foundation offers one character scholarship during the Kente Donning Ceremony in May to congratulate Black Excellence for High school seniors.