Cape Fear Literacy Council

Year Founded
Local Leader/Exec. Director
Yasmin Tomkinson
Primary Contact Name
Nancy Woolley
Main Address

1012 South 17th Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
United States

Cape Fear Literacy Council
United States

What We Do

Cape Fear Literacy Council (CFLC) provides free personalized education so ADULTS can transform their lives and contribute to a stronger community. We offer one-on-one tutoring and small class instruction for reading & writing, ESL, computer skills, math, test preparation, health and financial literacy, and much more.


ESL Program: 

For all levels: Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced classes! Classes are with our skilled and trained tutors! We have a number of different class times to fit your schedule! Citizenship Program: We have tutors to help you prepare for the citizenship interview and test!

Adult Literacy Program:

CFLC and the Adult Literacy Program can help you:

  • With reading, math and writing
  • Become more confident with computers
  • Study for your GED
  • Gain financial literacy
  • Study for community college entrance exams
Interesting Info
  • Each year, we help about 500 adults.
  • It is estimated that more than 60,000 adults in the Cape Fear region struggle with literacy.
  • 88% of students with specific academic goals reported progress/achievement
Geographic Location
Volunteer Opportunities

English as a Second Language Tutor
Repeats daily for 98 times

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