We are excited to share that Literacy Pittsburgh has earned a 2022 Platinum Seal of Transparency from Candid, also known as Guidestar. The website offers donors a way to stay up to date on the latest facts and insights on nonprofits. A Platinum Seal is its highest level of recognition and indicates our commitment to informing supporters about our strategies, metrics, and achievements. Check out our updated Nonprofit Profile on Candid at this link.
Literacy Pittsburgh (formerly Greater Pittsburgh Literacy Council) helps create better lives through learning. Recognized as a national leader in adult and family literacy, Literacy Pittsburgh is the largest provider of adult basic education in Allegheny and Beaver Counties. Last year, Literacy Pittsburgh helped some 3.700 individuals acquire the skills needed to reach their fullest potential in life and participate productively in their communities. Literacy Pittsburgh provides free, personalized instruction in workforce readiness, high school diploma test preparation, digital literacy, English language learning, math, reading, and family literacy through one-to-one and small class instruction. Founded in 1982, it serves local adults through numerous neighborhood locations and its Downtown Pittsburgh Learning Center.