National Literacy Month 2021

Several national and global organizations have events and resources to honor and observe September as National Literacy Month in the United States, and September 8, 2021, as International Literacy Day. Here, you will find information, articles, and resources on Literacy Day, Month, and statistics. The following list may be edited to... Read More

Recognizing The Critical Role Of Literacy

Michealle Gady, JD addresses the interdependence between Literacy and Health, and the impact on our communities. Read the article here. Read More

Save the Date for CFLC at Hi-Wire Brewing!

Join us as we celebrate 36 years of service on Thursday, October 14 at 5:00 pm at our Happy Hour with Wiley Cash! Learn the latest news from the Literacy Council and meet local author Wiley Cash, on tour to promote his latest release, When Ghosts Come Home. Learn more about... Read More

Adult Literacy Advocacy

Atrómitos “Ideas Blog” Guest Author Alesha Westbrook, Coordinator of Communications and Development for Cape Fear Literacy Council, discusses adult literacy and CFLC’s work. Read the article here. Read More

Women in Leadership

Atrómitos “Ideas Blog” Guest Author Danielle Saintard Valiente, Owner and Leader Interior Designer for Port City Design Group and CFLC Board Member, discusses women in leadership. Read article here. Read More

Work on Wilmington Returns to CFLC

Due to the covid-19 pandemic, the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce‘s Leadership Wilmington class of 2020 had to postpone their Earth Day service projects, planned for “Work on Wilmington” day. The projects were completed this year, in May, including a bit of improvement and beauty at the Literacy Council! Read about our... Read More

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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