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Mission

Changing lives by strengthening literacy statewide.

Wisconsin Literacy, Inc. is a non-profit coalition of over 70 community-based literacy programs located throughout the state. Our member programs provide much needed services to adults and families through dedicated staff and well-trained volunteer tutors. In Wisconsin, nearly a million residents qualify for our members' services. If you want to improve your reading skills or if you would like to become a volunteer tutor, visit our Find a Literacy Program page to locate the program closest to you.

We have supported non-profit literacy programs with capacity-building services, funding, advocacy, and professional development services since 1985!  Watch our video to learn more about us.


Literacy News

Wisconsin state legislators and Lt. Governor Mandela Barnes share the joys of reading with us this week.

Tune in on Facebook or Twitter at 12:00 PM and 6:00 PM every weekday to hear favorite books, quotes, and poetry from these literacy champions.

COVID Relief need for Community Literacy. Ask Governor Evers to designate COVID-19 stimulus funding to literacy programs. We need your help to make the case to State leaders.

This month, our eNewsletter gives tips and toolkits on how to advocate for literacy support during Adult Education and Family Literacy Week. Check out upcoming professional development.

People advocate for literacy to draw attention, change and resources to the cause.

Use these effective advocacy tips from a staffer who received advocacy calls for a Senator.