Welcome to Craven Literacy Council

Working to improve the literacy skills of local people since 1986.

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Craven Literacy Council announces that 13 new tutors participated in the new tutor workshop ending on January 28, 2016. These individuals are currently being paired with a student. The next workshop begins April 12. When you see a new face in the hallway, please give them a warm welcome!

Pictured Left to right, 1st Row: Lynda Ahmed, Maggie Nicholson, Pamela Collier, Barbara Haan, Augusta Jackson, Kathy Carter, John Sickles
2nd Row: Patrick Feury, Bernie Frank, John Shipherd, Jan Ecklund, Tim Fisher, Sammie Caswell

 

Do you want information on how to:

Get a Tutor Our services are free to students and confidential. Click here to learn how you can improve your reading, writing, math or employability skills with help from one of our tutors.

Volunteer You can become a tutor and help someone improve their literacy and achieve their goals. Learn more here.

Donate Donate your time, talent or money and support Craven Literacy Council as we work to build a better community one person at a time. Find out how!


Contact us at 252-637-8079, send us an email at info@cravenliteracy.org or stop by our office.

2507-F Neuse Blvd, New Bern, Mon-Thurs 9:00am- 3:00pm.  Other times by appointment.

Daddy Daughter Sweetheart Ball, February 2016
Daddy Daughter Sweetheart Ball

The 5th Annual Daddy Daughter Sweetheart Ball Fundraiser, held on Friday, February 5, 2016, earned over $9,000 with an attendance of 65 dads and 79 daughters. What a wonderful memory making night for the excited girls and their handsome escorts!

Craven Literacy Council would like to thank all those who attended and our fantastic sponsors: Gold Sponsor – Coastal Children’s Clinic; Silver Sponsors – Ed Blunt, Jerry and Jettie Pelletier, Janet and Kip Peregoy, Bill and Susan Rivenbark, Stubbs Perdue P.A., Alice and Reed Underhill; Bronze Sponsors – Mike and Sandy Epperson, GreeneWilson, Attorneys at Law, Law Offices of Oliver & Cheek, and SpecialEyes Pediatric Vision Clinic.

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