Our Mission

To meet the literacy needs of our city, particularly for our youngest readers, by improving the capacity and increasing the impact of Oakland’s literacy providers.

Our Approach

We are working together for a future where every Oakland child learns and loves to read, thrives in school, and leads a productive and fulfilling life.  The Coalition takes the following approach in our work to amplify
our combined impact and make better and faster progress.

  • Learn

  • collaborate

  • champion literacy

Our Coalition

18,639

no. of students served in 2014-15 school year

53

no. of participating organizations

2,398

no. of literacy volunteers mobilized in 2014-15 school year

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