About Us

The Literacy Council of West Alabama is a non-profit organization founded in 2008 by the Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama and many other community partners to reduce illiteracy in the community. The counties served in this region are Bibb, Fayette, Greene, Hale, Lamar, Perry, Pickens, Sumter, and Tuscaloosa. Through the support of local literacy service providers and community partners, the LCWA aims to improve lives and communities through literacy in West Alabama. (more…) Read More

Recent News

January 23, 2015 |

LCWA to Host Annual Author’s Edge on March 6

In an effort to promote the positive effects of literacy within various communities in west Alabama, the Literacy...

September 24, 2014 |

County aims to grow Pre-K Classes

County aims to increase number of prekindergarten classes Superintendent Elizabeth Swinford wants to bring more...

July 15, 2014 |

Jump Start helps prepare youngsters for first school year

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