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Strengthening the Pipeline

Equipping today’s generation to be tomorrow’s leaders. The Literacy Council Gulf Coast (LCGC)  has served the Lee County, Hendry, and North Collier County, areas for the past 30 years. The …

Meet Victor!

Victor talks about the struggle of moving to a new country and the depression that can set in. Literacy Council Gulf Coast helped Victor with his English (which is excellent!) …

Economic Confidence through English

During the week of July 22 – July 26, 2019 eighty-seven self-administered Economic Life Improvement Survey questionnaires were distributed, and collected among current Literacy Council students.  The survey was written …

Island Park ESOL class

Literacy Stats!

Just 35 percent of individuals with below basic skills are employed full time, while 64 percent in the proficient category have full-time jobs. The salaries of adults with below-basic literacy …