“A Reader lives a thousand lives before he dies.
The man who never reads
lives only one.”
George R.R. Martin
Families & Literacy, Inc. is a nonprofit organization located in Kerrville, Texas, and serving the surrounding area with low-cost adult classes and tutoring in Adult Basic Education, English As A Second Language, GED, Parenting, and U.S. Citizenship.
We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization serving Kerr, Bandera, Gillespie, Kendall, and Kimble Counties.
We are here:
- To provide an opportunity for adult students to better themselves through education
- To act as a connector between businesses and students seeking job- related education
- To act as a conduit for community philanthropy in adult education
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If you are interested in volunteering for Families & Literacy, Inc. please give us a call 830-896-8787. Opportunities exist in a variety of areas–based on an individual’s interests, abilities, and schedule.
Families & Literacy Receives Peterson Foundation Grant
January 22, 2018
Kerrville – Families & Literacy, Inc. is proud to announce the recept of another Hal & Charlie Peterson Foundation Grant. The grant, in the amount of $25,000, will be used for operating expenses associated with adult basic education and English as a second language classes during the 2017-18 school year.
“Longtime a supporter of Families & Literacy, the Hal & Charlie Peterson Foundation has supported our programs for nearly twenty years.” stated Executive Director Mindy Wendele. “We are fortunate to have this community foundation as a partner to help hundreds of adults have a better life through education.”
Families & Literacy, Inc. is a 501(c) 3, non-profit organization serving more than 1,400 individuals each year. For information on sponsorships for Spellabration! contact Mindy Wendele, executive director, Families & Literacy, Inc. at 830-896.8787 or visit our website, www.familiesandliteracy.org
Photo L to R: Families & Literacy, Inc. Executive Director Mindy Wendele, Lions Club President Ron Curry, Families & Literacy, Inc. Board President Jeff Wendling
Kerrville Host Lions Funds Families & Literacy, Inc.
October 18, 2017
Kerrville – Kerrville Host Lions Club President Ron Curry presents a check for $500.00 to Families & Literacy, Inc. Board President Jeff Wendling at a recent Lions Club meeting. “On behalf of the students at F&L, thank you for your donation. We will use these funds to help with tuition costs and books.” explained Wendling.
Lions Clubs International is the world’s largest service club organization with more than 1.4 million members in approximately 46,000 clubs in more than 200 countries and geographical areas around the world. The local club meets each Tuesday at noon at the Kroc Center.
Together we can make a difference.
Neice Bell, left, publisher of The Kerrville Daily Times, presents the Bill Dozier Citizen of the Year Award for 2017 to Steve Schwarz during the 95th annual Kerrville Area Chamber Choice Award Banquet, held on October 26, 2017. Both serving as Families & Literacy, Inc. board members.
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9 A.M. – 5 P.M.