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Philadelphia Adult Literacy Alliance


The Philadelphia Adult Literacy Alliance brings together over 200 active members from the adult education community who provide, coordinate, fund, and support adult literacy and workforce development services. For more information about the Alliance or to join, click here

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 networking opportunities to adult literacy providers and professionals.

The Alliance meets quarterly and sponsors a year-long variety of opportunities to share and network in-between. We welcome individuals and organizations that are interested in joining The Philadelphia Adult Literacy Alliance.

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

Save the Date!

Quarterly Meeting #3 – March 15, 2017 @ 10:00 AM

Quarterly Meeting #4 – May 24, 2017 @ 10:00 AM

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.

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