2007 Annual Detroit Literacy Coalition meeting

DLC's annual meeting was held at the church center, Metropolitan United Methodist Church, 8000 Woodward Ave, Detroit, Michigan with Board members, staff, tutors and friends in attendance. Willie White, DLC adult learner turn MA recipient and supervisor at the Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries gave an enlightening, stunning and empowering speech about his race for success in today's world. He brought tears to the eyes of many. Loretta Smith, Community Relations director at COMERICA was the special guest and honoree for service to the community.

Photos from the event

At the DPL
Certificate of completion
Computer training with Deborah
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    Detroit Literacy Coalition receives Yelp Foundation Grant

    Detroit Literacy Coalition receives Yelp Foundation Grant

    The Detroit Literacy Coalition (DLC) expresses its heartfelt thanks to all its community supporters and constituents who voted in the YELP Foundation Gives Local grant contest!!! The DLC is so grateful to all of you who voted to help us win the $2000 grant prize.  This grant will go a long way toward the purchase of instructional materials, support of staffing needs and advancement of our goal of a literate Detroit one learner at a time.

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    2016/17 WIOA State of Michigan Award to DLC

    The Workforce Development Agency, State of Michigan, Adult Education Department has awarded Detroit Literacy Coalition a grant for 2016/2017 year under the Adult Learning WIOA Core Programs to support adult literacy programs for those in instituionalized settings.  The funds will support women in the Naomi's Nest facility in Highland Park, Michigan and men in the Community Treatment Center East (CTCE). 

    VOTE for DLC - a finalist in the Yelp Foundation Gives Local grant contest

    Subj: Vote for us today in the Yelp Foundation Gives Local grant contest

    Great news! Detroit Literacy Coalition has been nominated as a finalist in the Yelp Foundation Gives Local grant contest. Now we need our community to vote for us to win a grant of up to $5,000.

    Go to yfgiveslocal.org to cast your vote once per day from November 29 to December 9. No personal donation is required to participate in the contest and it only takes a minute.
     
    We would so appreciate your support as a grant will allow us to make a change in the life of the educationally disadvantaged in the metro Detroit area. 

     Thank you for your continued support!