Partners & Supporters

Our community partners and supporters are organizations, foundations, and businesses that have made a sustained commitment to help improve literacy in our community. We are so grateful for the many ways that they contribute to our programs and operations.

Coconino County Detention Facility

TLC partners with the local jail to provide a series of classes for incarcerated men and women focused on employment literacy, general literacy development, and exposure to poetry and other literature.

Coconino Community College Adult Education

Coconino Community College Adult Education offers classes that support or enhance literacy learning. Many classes are available to adult learners wishing to improve their skills in English, technology, and to obtain a GED. CCC regularly refers learners to TLC and vice versa.

Flagstaff Unified School District (FUSD)

FUSD contracts with TLC to teach English as a Second Language classes at Kinsey and Killip Elementary schools one night a week throughout the year. This class is open to Kinsey and Killip parents and other community members. English as a Second Language classes are also offered at the Family Resource Center two mornings a week throughout the year.

“Raising Readers” is a partnership program for 1st grade students at Thomas, Sechrist, and Kinsey Elementary Schools.  Using the Heggerty curriculum, TLC volunteers support these students with their early literacy development.

Flagstaff Shelter Services

We are starting a literacy program at Flagstaff Shelter Services focused on employment literacy and basic literacy skills. Through this partnership we will also build referrals to TLC, Goodwill, and Coconino Community College.

Goodwill of Northern Arizona

Goodwill Industries of Northern Arizona is an industry-leading not-for-profit business that turns donations into good jobs, good homes and good neighborhoods, and they provide support for the Literacy Center programs. Goodwill refers learners to TLC and vice versa.

Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)

Part of Senior Corps, RSVP is America’s largest volunteer network. Organized locally through the Civic Service Institute at Northern Arizona University, RSVP recruits volunteers for many different programs at TLC.

Sunnyside Neighborhood Association

The Sunnyside Neighborhood Association of Flagstaff provides community-based programs and services to local residents. Their programs and services include providing the neighborhood’s youth with positive opportunities and promoting literacy (including technology) of all residents.

Bookmans

Bookmans Entertainment Exchange has bought and sold used books, games, movies, music and more in our local communities for over 30 years. With 6 locations across the state, they strive to promote literacy, fight censorship, and recycle, reduce, reuse! Bookmans Flagstaff has regular fundraisers and book drives for our Partnership for Literacy Rehabilitation in the jail.

Coconino County Detention Facility

TLC partners with the local jail to provide a series of classes for incarcerated men and women focused on employment literacy, general literacy development, and exposure to poetry and other literature.

Coconino Community College Adult Education

Coconino Community College Adult Education offers classes that support or enhance literacy learning. Many classes are available to adult learners wishing to improve their skills in English, technology, and to obtain a GED. CCC regularly refers learners to TLC and vice versa.

Flagstaff Unified School District (FUSD)

FUSD contracts with TLC to teach English as a Second Language classes at Kinsey and Killip Elementary schools one night a week throughout the year. This class is open to Kinsey and Killip parents and other community members. English as a Second Language classes are also offered at the Family Resource Center two mornings a week throughout the year. “Raising Readers” is a partnership program for 1st grade students at Thomas, Sechrist, and Kinsey Elementary Schools. Using the Heggerty curriculum, TLC volunteers support these students with their early literacy development.

Flagstaff Shelter Services

We are starting a literacy program at Flagstaff Shelter Services focused on employment literacy and basic literacy skills. Through this partnership we will also build referrals to TLC, Goodwill, and Coconino Community College.

Goodwill of Northern Arizona

Goodwill Industries of Northern Arizona is an industry-leading not-for-profit business that turns donations into good jobs, good homes and good neighborhoods, and they provide support for the Literacy Center programs. Goodwill refers learners to TLC and vice versa.

Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)

Part of Senior Corps, RSVP is America’s largest volunteer network. Organized locally through the Civic Service Institute at Northern Arizona University, RSVP recruits volunteers for many different programs at TLC.

Sunnyside Neighborhood Association

The Sunnyside Neighborhood Association of Flagstaff provides community-based programs and services to local residents. Their programs and services include providing the neighborhood’s youth with positive opportunities and promoting literacy (including technology) of all residents.

Bookmans

Bookmans Entertainment Exchange has bought and sold used books, games, movies, music and more in our local communities for over 30 years. With 6 locations across the state, they strive to promote literacy, fight censorship, and recycle, reduce, reuse! Bookmans Flagstaff has regular fundraisers and book drives for our Partnership for Literacy Rehabilitation in the jail.

Other Major Supporters

Geile Charitable Fund

Molly and Joseph Herman Foundation

Raymond Educational Foundation

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Covid-19 Update

Despite the Covid-19 outbreak, we are currently open. We have resumed onsite operations. We are requiring masks in all common areas as well as social distancing.  Please visit our Facebook page or current class calendar for information about our FREE online and in-person classes. We are still here to help!