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Philadelphia Adult Literacy Alliance

The Mission of the Philadelphia Adult Literacy Alliance is: “To support the delivery of quality services to Philadelphia’s adult learners by offering professional development, encouraging collaboration and connectedness, and sharing information.”

Register for Alliance membership to access opportunities offered to network, lend your voice and expertise, learn about new resources, and stay updated on trends and standards in adult literacy.

Membership is free.

The Philadelphia Adult Literacy Alliance meets quarterly to brings together over 200 active members from the adult education community who provide, coordinate, fund and support adult literacy and workforce development services in Philadelphia.

We welcome individuals and organizations that are interested in joining The Philadelphia Adult Literacy Alliance.

Become a Member

If you are already a member, register for future Alliance meetings here .

Join the Alliance

If you are an adult educator, and you are interesting in becoming a member, please click here to JOIN THE ALLIANCE.

Membership Requirements

Organizations: Must provide, coordinate, fund, regulate, support, or benefit from literacy and workforce preparation services for adult learners.

Non-profit, 501 (c) 3, 4, 5, or 6, government, or for-profit tax status: Must have an administrative office or site located in the City of Philadelphia, where the majority of its work is carried out or headquartered.

Unaffiliated: Must provide, coordinate, fund, regulate, support, or benefit from literacy and workforce preparation services for adult learners, but are not affiliated with one of the member organizations, such as independent tutors, mentors, other volunteers, or learners

Member Benefits

  • Grow in your Profession
  • Learn and share new ideas, industry tips, and current information
  • Share your knowledge
  • Gain a strong support system
  • Connect to new partners of strategic alliances
  • Leadership Development
  • Uncover new opportunities
  • Share job opportunities within the network
  • Have fun—it’s great to meet new, interesting people committed to improve the literacy skills of Philadelphians!

If you have questions about how to join the Alliance, call us at (215) 686-6045.

Quarterly Meeting #2 
December 19, 2018
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Join the Philadelphia Adult Literacy Alliance at their December Quarterly Meeting. This will be the first meeting led by our new Board Chair, Tara Mullen. Mullen will provide updates regarding the direction of the Alliance and present members with the recently ratified Bylaws of the Philadelphia Adult Literacy Alliance.

At the last Alliance meeting, members expressed interest in knowing more about programs represented in the Alliance. Based on this input, we have invited a few programs to present at the meeting. The agenda for meeting also includes discussions on proposed committees for the Alliance. Coffee and lunch will be served.

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