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Corporate Literacy Grants and Other Literacy Resources funding for adult literacy programs


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 preparation, or .

This program provides grants to states to fund local programs of adult education and literacy services, including workplace literacy services, family literacy services, and English literacy and civics education programs.

Grants of $1,000 and program support to Louisiana early childhood and childcare centers, libraries, Head Start programs, museums, schools, churches, and additional community organizations for literacy programs for children ages 3-5. Programs will introduce families with young children to the humanities and literature throu.

The FY 2014 appropriation included a $70,811,000 set-aside for English literacy and civics education formula grants to states. The FY 2013 appropriation included a $70,811,239 set-aside for English literacy and civics education formula grants to states.