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Literacy Alliance of Northeast Florida

Listing Last Update: August 25, 2020

Location

40 E. Adams Street
Lower Level, Suite 30 (LL30)
Jacksonville, FL 32202
www.literacyallnefl.org/

Primary Contact

Sherri Jackson

(904) 238-9000

admin@literacyallnefl.org

Educational services

  • Reading and writing
  • Math
  • How to use Computers/Technology
  • Volunteer at a Program
  • Information about the GED Test

Instruction Type

  • Classroom
  • Computer

Program Overview

The Literacy Alliance of Northeast Florida helps adults age 16 and older improve their reading, writing, and basic math skills so they may achieve their goals. Many Literacy Alliance students want to enter GED classes, help their children with homework, complete paperwork on their own, advance in their career, or read aloud in church. The program is free and open year-round. One-to-one, small-group, and computer-assisted instruction is available. Volunteer tutors are always needed and welcome!

Mission Statement

The Literacy Alliance's mission is to increase literacy awareness and improve adult literacy in northeast Florida through a volunteer-based program.

Hours of operation: Office Hours: MON-THR 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM; FRI 10:00 AM-2:00 PM

Student and Volunteer Success Stories

"I was a good worker and was soon promoted to supervisor. The problem was with all of the new paperwork. I couldn't pass the required monthly safety exams, and I couldn't write someone up for disciplinary actions. I was afraid to send my boss e-mails because I couldn't spell well. All of that changed with the help of my tutor. My office is lined with certificates from classes I've passed, and I don't hesitate to write anyone up. This has helped me so much." ~ Wilbur S.

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Program Status:
Active