About Us

The Literacy Alliance is a non-profit organization based out of Columbus, GA. Our programs reach a wide variety of people, but they are all focused on one message: increasing literacy levels.

Trivia Bee

Trivia Bee is the Literacy Alliance’s signature annual fundraising event. At the event, teams compete in a trivia contest to benefit the Literacy Alliance, complete with costumes and team themes.

Tools for Students, Parents, & Teachers

Whether you’re a parent, a K-12 student, a GED student, or you just want to improve your literacy skills, then there should be something here to help you.

Latest News

Volunteer Newsletter: June 2018

Click here to read our June 2018 newsletter. It has information about summer literacy, reading buddy orientation, and the Dictionary Project. Read our past newsletters: May 2018 March 2018 February 2018 January 2018

First 2000 Days Campaign

GEEARS, Georgia Early Education Alliance for Ready Students, is promoting their “First 2000 Days” campaign. There are only 2000 days from birth to kindergarten, and these days are some of the most crucial for a child’s development. Their brains are…

It’s All About Words

MCSD children have been using their artistic skills to support literacy through this special event for eleven years. They are given a canvas with the following instructions: Pick a favorite word or phrase Paint the canvas to express that word…

Avoid the summer slide!

MCSD Summer Reading List 2018.

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Cold Hard Facts

Economic security, access to health care, the ability to support the students and their families and the ability to actively participate in civic life all depends on an individual’s ability to read.

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