|ORGANIZATION CONTACT INFORMATION
|El Paso Public Library
Carol Brey Casiano, Director of Libraries
El Paso, TX 79901
|Helps foster literacy and life long learning by providing free books, computers, periodicals, and research and information tools. The library brings families together by providing daily programs and activities for kids, teens and adults.
|Avance-El Paso Chapter
Sanjay Mathur, Executive Director
720 Arizona Ave.
El Paso, TX 79902
|AVANCE-El Paso helps young families break the cycle of poverty through early childhood development, parenting classes, and adult literacy. Our families are predominantly Hispanic, educationally and economically disadvantaged, have 2-3 preschool age children and a strong desire to lead full productive lives. AVANCE parents and children who have completed the nine-month program, participate in a graduation ceremony at Chamizal National Memorial Auditorium in May.
|Paso del Norte Literacy Council
Paso del Norte Literacy Council
c/o Tracy vonMaluski
607 De Leon Ave.
El Paso, TX 79912
|The mission of the Paso del Norte Literacy Council is to represent and advocate for literacy learners, organizations, and providers in the west Texas and southern New Mexico region. We work to:
promote awareness of literacy issues throughout the region
provide a forum for networking and collaboration among literacy professionals
promote and facilitate professional development opportunities
improve community access and participation in literacy programs
|Laubach Literary Council of El Paso
801 N. Mesa, 3rd floor
El Paso, TX 79902
website is not available
|Provides workshops; invite personal growth; unlocks the darkness; teaches others to speak, read and write; English adult tutor training; matches students with tutors, opens New Horizons.