Free Book Giveaway

https://www.starnewsonline.com/story/news/2021/05/18/cape-fear-literacy-council-and-friends-literacy-books-committee-host-free-book-giveaway-community-yo/5091787001/ Read More

Q&A with Daniela Williams

Get to know one of CFLC’s newest Board members, Daniela Williams. “Once you learn to read, you will be forever free.” Frederick Douglass I am honored to be highlighted during this time, especially since April is Counseling Awareness Month. How did you learn about the Cape Fear Literacy Council? I would... Read More

Q&A with Joshua Tucker

Get to know one of CFLC’s newest Board members. How did you learn about the Cape Fear Literacy Council? I learned about CFLC through a colleague at the hospital. Scott Whisnant introduced me to CFLC and Yasmin (CFLC’s Executive Director). I feel in love with the mission and the incredible value... Read More

Meet Blair Kutrow

We are honored to announce that our Board President for 2021 is Blair Kutrow! Learn about Blair here. Read More

View CFLC’s 2020 Annual Report

We are pleased to share highlights from the past year in our Annual Report for 2020! View it here. Read More

CFLC Board Member Featured in Wilma Magazine

Business owner and Cape Fear Literacy Council Board Member DANIELLE SAINTARD VALIENTE was recently featured in Wilma Magazine. Read More

CFLC Director Featured in Wilma Magazine

YASMIN TOMKINSON, executive director of the Cape Fear Literacy Council (CFLC), drives the mission to provide personalized education so adults can transform their lives and contribute to a stronger community. Read the full article Read More

CFLC Featured in Academic Article

The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted disparities across nearly every aspect of our society, and access to adult education and digital resources are no exception. A certain level of literacy and access to digital resources are required for the navigation of critical tasks in these times, such as searching for employment or... Read More

Literacy Council Reopens by Appointment Only

Updated 6/22/2020: CFLC’s Program returns to Building B! We are happy to be reopening Building B to resume our program on Monday, June 22nd. In order to use the building, tutors and students must make an appointment. We want to do our best to make sure CFLC follows the CDC’s best practices for... Read More

StarNews: Nonprofits receive donations

At the annual grants awards ceremony, the board of directors of the Catherine Kennedy Home Foundation Inc. recently granted $193,800 to community, nonprofit organizations and groups that serve the needs of the elderly in New Hanover, Pender and Brunswick counties. Published October 2019. Read the full article Read More