The mission of the Alabama Literacy Alliance is to foster connections and partnerships throughout Alabama to advocate, coordinate, promote and support the effective delivery of literacy services to build productive literate citizens.



1 of every 4 Alabama residents is functionally literate, meaning they lack the basic reading, writing and computation skills to function in a modern society. Learn more about this real challenge affecting our community by exploring the facts here. 

The Facts


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Photo Credit: ms.akr

There are many ways to support the Alabama Literacy Alliance. Whether you donate, volunteer with a local literacy organization, increase awareness with civic leaders, promote literacy organizations or advocate for the cause, every effort makes a difference in the lives of those who need our support.

Learn how to get involved here. 

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 Your time, efforts and financial support help our organization continue to advocate and influence literacy issues that are affecting our community. Connect with ALA to learn how your generous donation can make a difference in the lives of many working to become literate. 

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