2023-2026 PHWC Philanthropy Recipient
Literacy Achieves is PHWC's
To equip non-English speaking adults and their young children with English literacy and life skills to promote self-sufficiency and the overall well-being of our students, their families and the greater community.
Lack of English literacy severely limits access to employment, effective parenting, and preventative healthcare while increasing vulnerability to living in poverty.
Literacy Achieves understands the difficulty many non-native English speakers have in finding the time, transportation, technology, childcare or money they need in order to attend English language classes.
"In Dallas County, 21% of adults cannot read or write English at a basic level"