Did You Know?
- There are 774 million adults around the world who are illiterate in their native language
- The United States ranks fifth on adult literacy skills when compared to other industrialized nations.
- In the U.S., 30 million people over age 16 (14% of the country’s adult population) don’t read well enough to understand a newspaper story written at
the eighth grade level or fill out a job application
- There are over 17,000 functionally illiterate adults in Clay County
Are you interested in helping others
acquire new skills and achieve goals they hadn’t thought
Are you interested in empowering adults with the English literacy
skills needed to participate confidently in society?
If your answer is “YES”, then consider becoming a volunteer for the Clay
County Literacy Coalition. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information.
Would you like to improve your reading and writing skills?
Would you like to speak English more fluently?
Would you like to get a driver’s license, fill out a job
application, or help your children with homework?
E-mail email@example.com or call (904)336-4458 for more information