News from the Literacy Council

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...

Happy New Year from the Literacy Council!

The holidays were an especially sweet time here at the Literacy Council this year! We kicked off the season with our festive, annual Tutor Appreciation dinner. This is a night of great food, fun, and a boisterous White Elephant gift exchange where we celebrate the...

Happy Holidays! Come and celebrate with us!

All tutors, students, and children, come join us on Wednesday, December 18th 2019 from 10:00am to 12:00pm at Fairhill Manor Christian Church for a Holiday Celebration! There will be no class--just merry-making! Please bring a covered dish to share with everyone. There...