The 2018 Giving Tuesday Campaign has started!

Thanks to a generous donor, donations up to $2,500 will be DOUBLED between Nov. 14 and Nov. 27th, 2018! CLICK HERE for more details or click below to give right away.



Do you want to learn to read? Or help others learn to read?

Listen to this short interview with our Executive Director, Lisa Vernon, as she explains what our Literacy Council does and how you can use its services or volunteer:


Reading Changes Lives

Over 70,000 adults in Anne Arundel County lack the literacy skills needed to obtain a GED. The AACLC — Anne Arundel County Literacy Council— is transforming lives through free, convenient, individualized literacy and ESL instruction for adults and out-of-school youth.


Free literacy and ESL instruction for all adults and out-of-school youth in Anne Arundel County.

Convenient meeting times and locations for both student and tutor

Individualized instruction from a trained tutor based on the student’s personal reading level, goals, and interests.

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for the seventh consecutive year!

Anne Arundel County Literacy Council, Inc. Nonprofit Overview and Reviews on GreatNonprofits
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We have been honored with one of the first Top-Rated Awards of 2018 from GreatNonprofits! We appreciate all of your reviews! Click HERE to see our reviews or leave your own review. We’ve also been awarded the GuideStar Platinum Participation Seal, demonstrating our commitment to transparency.  As of early July, 2018, there are only 16 out of 4,141 nonprofits in Anne Arundel County who have reached the Platinum level, GuideStar’s fourth and highest level of transparency.