Who we Are
Serving DC Adults
The Washington Literacy Center has been helping DC residents with the greatest barriers and fewest resources learn to read since 1965. Starting off as an all-volunteer initiative, the WLC has grown into a dynamic nonprofit with full-time staff, professionally-trained instructors, and passionate volunteers.
The Washington Literacy Center achieves its goal of helping DC adults re-enter the workforce through small-group literacy classes, extracurricular trainings ranging in topic from math to computers, and individual tutoring.
Support the WLC
The Washington Literacy Center relies on the support of our community. Make a donation today to help make reading a reality.