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Community Literacy

Our Community Literacy program bolsters the adult literacy field through professional development, training volunteer literacy tutors, and building the capacity of adult literacy professionals.

A person discusses a project during a Literacy Works training.

Clear Language Lab

Our Clear Language Lab program works closely with mission-driven organizations to prioritize clear, effective communication in our communities.

What's going on at Literacy Works? 

Take a look at the calendar below to see what trainings our Community Literacy and
Clear Language Lab programs are currently offering

Members & Clients
We're proud to serve

Community Literacy Members

Anixter Center

Arlington Heights Memorial Library

Black Hawk College

C.E.F.S Economic Opportunity Corporation

Centro Romero

Chinese Mutual Aid Association

Danville Community College

Delaware Division of Libraries

Erie Neighborhood House

Ethiopian Community Association of Chicago
Glenside Public Library

Greater Chicago Food Depository

HANA Center

Hanul Family Alliance

Heartland Alliance

Howard Evanston Community Center

Hyde Park Neighborhood Club

Hyde Park Refugee Project

Indian Trails Public Library District

Indo-American Center
Instituto del Progresso Latino

Jane Addams Resource Corporation

John A. Logan College

John Wood Community College

Literacy Chicago

Literacy Connection

Literacy DuPage

Literacy Volunteers of Fox Valley

Literacy Volunteers of Illinois

Madonna Mission


5401 W. Lawrence Ave., #30223, Chicago, IL 60630 | (773) 334-8255

Click here to find an Adult Education Program

or call our Adult Ed Helpline at (773) 387-5902

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