Literacy KC

About Literacy KC

Literacy KC is a nonprofit organization that helps adults in the Kansas City metropolitan area improve their reading, writing, math & digital skills.

Student Spotlight: Albert & His Computer

Albert joined Literacy KC in Fall 2016. When he was enrolling in classes, he told his registrar that he did not have any interest in learning about computers. Eight weeks later, Albert has worked on numerous digital lessons, learning websites, and received instruction in the classroom. Our assisted computer lab staff hours have allowed for [...]

By | 2016-11-10T19:53:21+00:00 November 10th, 2016|Digital Literacy, Programs & Services, Student Stories|Comments Off on Student Spotlight: Albert & His Computer

AmeriDay Signals Start of Celebration

                  Happy #AmeriDay from Literacy KC! Literacy KC proudly joins the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) as they recognize this Friday, November 4th, as AmeriDay! AmeriDay marks the launch of a month long celebration honoring the start of service across the country. For those members [...]

By | 2016-11-08T19:00:12+00:00 November 3rd, 2016|Announcements, Community Partners|Comments Off on AmeriDay Signals Start of Celebration

Teaching Families to Bond Through Reading

The Let’s Read Family Reading program is a multi-generational approach to family reading. Built to inspire a tradition of reading in the home, Let’s Read offers an action packed hour each week for caregivers and children to laugh, read, and play together. Each session centers on a weekly theme and includes age appropriate books, crafts, [...]

By | 2016-12-22T20:39:07+00:00 October 27th, 2016|About Literacy KC, Programs & Services|Comments Off on Teaching Families to Bond Through Reading

Meet the Literacy KC Board of Directors

  Literacy KC currently has a group of 15 active and dedicated members on our Board of Directors. The Board of Directors is responsible for steering the organization towards a sustainable future by adopting sound, ethical, and legal governance and financial management policies, as well as making sure we have adequate resources to advance our [...]

By | 2016-10-27T17:28:22+00:00 October 20th, 2016|For Volunteers|Comments Off on Meet the Literacy KC Board of Directors