Dollar General Literacy Foundation grants award funding to nonprofit organizations that provide direct service to adults in need of literacy assistance. To qualify, organizations must provide help in one three areas: Adult Basic Education, GED or high school equivalency . Literary grants for nonprofits, libraries and schools, early literacy grants, health literacy, financial literacy and literacy grants for teachers in Louisiana, New .
Ed Tex, Educational Sales Consultants, will be in attendance to discuss New Readers Press materials. • YMCA of Greater New Orleans’ adult literacy and workforce development programs. Including the money donated in Louisiana, Entergy awarded grants in 2018 totaling more than $18.4 million to more than 2,000 nonprofits in the states where Entergy operates, .
Promoting adult literacy in the New Orleans region. In 1977, a group of local pastors, frustrated by the high level of adult illiteracy in their communities, founded a grassroots program to teach people to read. Nearly 40 years later, that effort has evolved into YMCA Educational Services (YES!), the adult education and workforce development branch of the YMCA of Greater New Orleans.