News from the Literacy Council

Thank you friends of literacy & WCCF!!

Thank You! Thank you so much to our friends of literacy donors for your help in supporting our Literacy Council's Student Emergency Relief Fund—SERF!!! A very special shout-out to Washington County Community Foundation! They were able to match the donations we...

New Tutor Workshop

We are planning our next New Tutor Workshop for March 23rd! This workshop is a requirement for volunteering with us as a tutor, so if you are interested in tutoring, or have already started tutoring with us but have never attended a new tutor training, this is your...

International Women’s Club of Washington Potluck!

In anticipation of International Women's Day next month, the Literacy Council of SWPA will once more be hosting the Washington County International Women's Club potluck! All ladies welcome!  Come and meet women from in and around your community. It is free and open to...

2020 Literacy Council Scholarship. . .apply now!

The Literacy Council Scholarship is a one-time scholarship to be awarded on May 8, 2020 at the ATHENA Awards Luncheon. The LCSWPA Scholarship was established in 2019 to provide financial opportunities for exceptional high school senior women who are pursuing higher...

Many thanks to the Washington Health System!

Mommy and me Baby Book Bag ProgramFor over 35 years, the Literacy Council of Southwestern PA has been working to eradicate illiteracy in Washington county and, more recently, in Greene, Westmoreland, and Fayette counties.  Perhaps our most visible family literacy...