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

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

Meet Blair Kutrow

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

Carolina Bay at Autumn Hall: Cape Fear Literacy Council’s Path to Freedom

Carolina Bay was honored to host the Cape Fear Literacy Council’s dress rehearsal performance of the “Path To Freedom” on June 17th.  A cast of 11 gave a readers’ theater presentation of the relationship between George Washington and his slave William (Billy) Lee, whom most of us have seen depicted in... Read More