Events

CFLC’s trip to Wonderland was a smashing success! CFLC’s 30th Annual Gala – “The Mad Hatter’s Tea Party”

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...

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Cape Fear Literacy Council presents the “Mad Hatter’s Tea Party” Gala – March 7, 2015

Cape Fear Literacy Council presents the “Mad Hatter’s Tea Party” Gala – March 7, 2015

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...

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The 2014 “12 Tastes of Christmas” was a huge success – watch this!

The 2014 “12 Tastes of Christmas” was a huge success – watch this!

Thanks to hosts Nina Bays and Katherine Clark, the 2nd Annual 12 Tastes of Christmas was another smashing success! We enjoyed another sold-out event this year that grossed over $10,000 in donations! The 12 Tastes of Christmas is an annual holiday party benefiting the Cape Fear Literacy Council at The Brooklyn Arts Center in Wilmington, NC. Restaurants, bakeries, delis, and local businesses donate special holiday treats and cocktails to guests while honoring students who...

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Back by Popular Demand – CFLC’s 3rd Annual “12 Tastes of Christmas”

Back by Popular Demand – CFLC’s 3rd Annual “12 Tastes of Christmas”

The talents of our local eateries and drinkeries unite once again for the 3rd Annual 12 Tastes of Christmas – a holiday tasting party to benefit adult literacy in the Cape Fear area.   This all-inclusive benefit will take place at the historic Brooklyn Arts Center and feature 12 food and drink pairings, music by DJ Free Waterfall, raffles and giveaways and more – all in the spirit of the season. Guests 21+ are...

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Join us for CFLC’s 1st Annual Oyster Roast at Historic Clarendon Plantation

Join us for CFLC’s 1st Annual Oyster Roast at Historic Clarendon Plantation

Please join us for Cape Fear Literacy Council’s “1st Annual Oyster Roast” on Saturday, November 8, 2014. This will be a fun and casual celebration of literacy with a fantastic fall feast featuring oysters and all the fixin’s plus music, libations, games and more! Guests will truly enjoy this rare glimpse onto the grounds of Clarendon Plantation – a private historic waterfront estate that also serves as a filming location for the “Sleepy Hollow”...

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Buzz-worthy News! The 27th Annual Spelling Bee for Literacy is coming in September

Buzz-worthy News! The 27th Annual Spelling Bee for Literacy is coming in September

Cape Fear Literacy Council proudly announces the 27th Annual Spelling Bee for Literacy on Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 7 PM at the Pine Valley United Methodist Church (3788 Shipyard Boulevard in Wilmington). We invite the community to share in this fun evening devoted to words! Admission is FREE and there will be light refreshments, audience games and prizes, and fun for both audience and competitors. You can help your favorite team with the...

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Amazing is the Only Word For It! Enjoy These Highlights from the Celebration

Amazing is the Only Word For It! Enjoy These Highlights from the Celebration

A warm THANK YOU to our friends, family and supporters for making our Legacy of Literacy Celebration on June 5th a truly wonderful day! Both the Luncheon and Evening Celebration were amazing testaments of our students’ achievements, the gift of leadership we have had over the past three decades in Billie Grainger and Linda Lytvinenko, and the joy we share as Susan Pomeroy takes the helm as our new executive director. Most importantly, the...

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Legacy of Literacy Celebration – Thursday, June 5, 2014

Legacy of Literacy Celebration – Thursday, June 5, 2014

Please join Cape Fear Literacy Council in celebrating its 30-year legacy of eradicating illiteracy! Mark your calendars to join us on Thursday, June 5th for the Cape Fear Literacy Council’s Legacy of Literacy Celebration. This double-event celebration (with free parking provided by the Literacy Council) will honor the thousands of adult students who have changed their lives at CFLC and the literacy partners who have contributed to their successes. We will also be honoring...

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The Around the World in 80 Days Gala was a smashing success!

The Around the World in 80 Days Gala was a smashing success!

Cape Fear Literacy Council has been rewarded with another banner year of success! Thanks to our supporters, the Around the World in 80 Days Gala surpassed its fundraising goal – thus allowing us to provide reading, writing, math, computer skills and English language skills to those in need across the Cape Fear Region. Thank you to all of our guests and supporters! Are you interested in seeing the fun we had? Click on the...

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A Look Back at One Great Party for Literacy!

A Look Back at One Great Party for Literacy!

Enjoy this video clip from the “12 Tastes of Christmas” Holiday Event! The 12 Tastes of Christmas is an annual holiday party benefiting the Cape Fear Literacy Council at The Brooklyn Arts Center in Wilmington, NC. Restaurants, bakeries, delis, and local businesses donate special holiday treats and cocktails to guests while honoring students who have learned to read and write through CFLC’s program. All donations, ticket sales, and sponsors gifts go directly to CFLC....

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