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Message from the Mayor

"Houston Center for Literacy was established in 1984 by the Mayor and City Council to coordinate and advocate for adult literacy efforts in Houston. Education is the foundation for a better Houston and stronger citizens.  Houston Center for Literacy envisions every individual to obtain the skills necessary to prosper.  I encourage everyone to familiarize themselves with HCL.  I am committed and proud to support the Houston Center for Literacy; a city commission which continuously works to make our great city a great place to work and live."

- Mayor Sylvester Turner

Photo _Mayor Sylvester Turner

LITERACY PROVIDERS

We serve over 70 literacy provider organizations throughout the Greater Houston area. Find one near you! 

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ADVOCACY

Houston Center for Literacy advocates and raises awareness for public policies that strengthen the literacy landscape in Houston.

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