Mission, Vision, and Values

MISSION

The Literacy Center is dedicated to improving adult literacy and education thereby strengthening our community.

VISION

To create a community of lifelong learners who have the opportunity to flourish in all aspects of life.

GUIDING VALUES

Passion

We promote literacy and a love of reading. We see literacy as a pathway to opportunities that will result in a better way of life with fewer struggles. The Literacy Center strives to support every learner in becoming a self-directed engaged learner for life.

Respect

We treat our learners with compassion and as individuals with unique educational needs and talents.  Our staff and volunteers respect the confidentiality of our learner’s information.

Inclusion

We celebrate our community’s diversity and strive to ensure that all individuals feel welcome in The Literacy Center.  We strive to meet the needs and expectations of every learner.

Dedication

We are dedicated to improving adult literacy in our community.

Collaboration

We are committed to joining forces with municipal partners to build an informed community where participation in civic life and education is open to all.

Empowerment

We educate individuals to enable them to live and work independently.