Bookmarks – The buzz on the 2015 Spelling Bee Wednesday, September 2, 2015 at 5:58 by Ben Steelman The folks at the Cape Fear Literacy Council are rounding up a few last-minute teams for its 28th annual Spelling Bee for Literacy, coming up at 7 p.m. Sept. 17. Some changes are coming to the venerable fundraiser. The Literacy Council is moving the event to The Terraces at Sir Tyler, 1826 Sir Tyler Drive...read more
Luncheon for Literacy with Guest Dean Norris By Gina Gambony July 27, 2015 The Cape Fear Literacy Council (CFLC) is holding its 6th annual Literacy Luncheon. This fundraising event offers entertainment, success stories from students, and special guest speaker Dean Norris (Breaking Bad, Under the Dome). New Executive Director Yasmin Tomkinson and Outreach Coordinator Erin Payne visited our studio to talk about the event and the work underway at the CFLC. Listen to the interview...read more
Please join Cape Fear Literacy Council in celebrating our 30-year mission to eradicate illiteracy! Mark your calendars to join us on Thursday, July 30th, for the Cape Fear Literacy Council’s 6th Annual Literacy Luncheon featuring CFLC’s Group Readers and special celebrity guest, actor Dean Norris. Guests will also have the opportunity to meet several students whose lives have been changed through their experiences at CFLC and hear from New Hanover County Commission Chairman, Jonathan...read more
CFLC celebrates its newly-expanded campus with an Open House and Volunteer Appreciation Celebration on April 22, 2015!
ABOUT THE ‘RAISING THE ROOF’ BUILDING RENOVATION In early 2014, CFLC embarked on its “Raising the Roof” renovation to up-fit a building on the CFLC campus in order to provide educational services to significantly more adults in the Cape Fear region. Renovations were completed in the fall of 2014, expanding Cape Fear Literacy Council’s teaching facility by 75%, with an estimated cost of $200,000. The need for literacy services has reached a critical...read more
CFLC’s trip to Wonderland was a smashing success! CFLC’s 30th Annual Gala – “The Mad Hatter’s Tea Party”
Cape Fear Literacy Council wishes to thank its Guests, Sponsors, Hosts, Supporters and Volunteers for helping us to host one amazing night in Wonderland at Audi Cape Fear! The event raised over $83,000 to support our mission to eradicate illiteracy in the Cape Fear region. Please enjoy a trip back down the Rabbit Hole with Cape Fear Literacy Council…… Photos Courtesy of Audi Cape Fear of the “Mad Hatter’s Tea Party” Gala Photos Courtesy...read more
PLEASE JOIN CAPE FEAR LITERACY COUNCIL FOR A TEA PARTY YOU WILL NEVER FORGET…. Alice never had an adventure quite like this! Venture down the Rabbit Hole with hosts Cape Fear Literacy Council and Audi Cape Fear to a Wonderland evening of fun and fantasy, as we raise funds to make literacy a reality for hundreds of adults this year. Partnering with hundreds of volunteer tutors and other generous supporters, CFLC provides small group...read more