Due to Hurricane Irma, the Literacy Council will be closed tomorrow through at least Monday (Sept. 11). Please follow us on Facebook for updates.
What We Do
We are a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization committed to improving English language and reading skills of adults and children throughout Southwest Florida. The Literacy Council Gulf Coast provides free instruction for adults in reading and writing, and in English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL).
We offer Moms and Tots Family Literacy for mothers and their young children and Kids + Lifelong Learning for parents in Title I schools. Additionally, we offer work-site literacy programs at local golf/gated communities. Our program serves residents of Bonita Springs, San Carlos Park, Estero, Fort Myers, Lehigh Acres, Cape Coral, Sanibel & Naples.
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Latest News & Information
We held our third annual Leap into Literacy, a collaboration with the Junior League of Ft. Myers, on Saturday, July 29, from 10-1 PM. More than 125 moms and children …
Ten students from Bonita Springs and San Carlos Park areas graduated from the Carol DeJoy Moms and Tots® Family Literacy Program on August 4 at 10 AM. This was our …