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Transforming lives and communities
through the doorway of literacy.

Since 1964, Literacy Advance of Houston has been assisting adults to achieve personal goals and self-sufficiency through improved literacy. Trained volunteer tutors help deliver a variety of free programs at multiple locations across the Houston area.

A 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and a United Way agency for more than 30 years, Literacy Advance is grateful for the widespread support of the Houston community, from our generous donors and supporters, to the volunteers who are at the heart of who we are and what we do.

Important Dates as we head into the holidays

How can it be October already?! The holidays will be on us soon; please mark these important dates:

Friday, October 21:
Around the World
Saturday, November 5:
Last day to start new classes in 2016
Friday, November 11:
Opening Opportunities 2016
November 23 - 26:
CLOSED for Thanksgiving
Saturday, December 17:
Last day of classes for 2016
Monday, January 16:
First day of classes for 2017

The full calendar can be found here.

PS: Are you a tutor? Can you help with subs over the holidays?

You're invited:
Opening Opportunities 2016

you're invitedA breakfast and celebration benefiting Literacy Advance of Houston -

Friday, November 11

Junior League of Houston
1811 Briar Oaks Lane, Houston 77027

Arrival from 7:30am

Program 8am to 9am

Complimentary breakfast and parking

Join Literacy Advance at this annual event celebrating the success and stories of our students and volunteers.



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You will be given the opportunity to make a contribution in support of our students.

Click here to RSVP.

Need more information?
Contact Carrie: or
713.266.8777 ext 24.

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