Literacy Gift Catalog

The holidays are about giving! Give the gift that gives back.

Imagine a world where everyone has the skills they need to pursue a life of purpose and dignity. The resources exist today to make this amazing dream a reality—if we can join together and each make the small commitments it takes to build a better world. The gifts below represent various ways your generosity can touch the hearts of family and friends while positively impacting an adult in need. Choose a gift and pick a card to let your loved one know about your generous gift. Download a card to print, or have us send them a personalized card in the mail.

What better way to make the holidays meaningful than to give a gift that will make a lasting impact.

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Domestic Gifts

Give Where Needed the Most

Give Where Needed Most
$25 recurring

Donate

Your sustaining gift of $25 each month helps us build a strong network of prepared and motivated providers to serve the millions of people in the U.S. and around the world who are ready and willing to learn. ProLiteracy works to expand access to literacy instruction, advocates to change social beliefs about low literacy, develops program models and literacy materials for students and instructors, and helps instructors develop as professionals through training and knowledge sharing.

Help an Adult Education Student for One Year

Help an Adult Education Student for One Year
$25

Donate

For just $25, you can sponsor an adult learner’s studies for one year through the National Book Fund®, a ProLiteracy program that provides books and instructional materials for adult learners.

Provide a Woman with Literacy Classes for One Year

Provide a Woman with Literacy Classes for One Year
$50

Donate

When a woman is literate, her family is healthier, wealthier, and better off overall. Your gift of $50 to ProLiteracy’s Women in Literacy program, a domestic and international effort, can provide one woman with the materials, instruction, and support she needs to design her own best life.

Spread the Word About Literacy

Spread the Word About Adult Literacy

$75

Donate

Help us get more learners enrolled in classes, more people to volunteer to tutor, and raise public awareness of low adult literacy. Your gift of $75 can help one ProLiteracy member program boost its awareness-building activities online.

Make a 100th Birthday Wish Come True with Tutor Training

Make a 100th Birthday Wish Come True with Tutor Training
$100

Donate

Help celebrate literacy legend Ruth J. Colvin’s 100th birthday by making a gift of $100 to support tutor training. Ruth, founder of Literacy Volunteers of America and co-founder of ProLiteracy, has a birthday wish to update the ProLiteracy tutor training curriculum to create a more accessible, comprehensive and updated model. Please help us make this wonderful wish come true for Ruth and for the next generation of literacy instructors.

Support Professional Development for One Instructor

Support Professional Development for One Instructor
$375

Donate

Tutors need ongoing training and professional development to provide effective literacy instruction for today’s diverse learners. The majority of tutors are volunteers and many tap into personal resources to attend trainings. Your gift of $375 can provide an instructor scholarship that covers the cost of registration for the 2017 ProLiteracy Conference on Adult Literacy.

Give Literacy Skills to a Survivor of Abuse

Give Literacy Skills to a Survivor of Abuse
$500

Donate

For individuals who have endured abuse, healing should be their first priority. Making sure a person can live a life with dignity is our job. With a gift of $500, one person who has suffered domestic abused can change their life through the literacy skills, high school equivalency preparation, and financial literacy classes they need to live their best life.


International Gifts

Give Where Needed Most

Give Where Needed Most
$25 recurring

Donate

Your sustaining gift of $25 each month helps us build a strong network of prepared and motivated providers to serve the millions of people in the U.S. and around the world who are ready and willing to learn. ProLiteracy works to expand access to literacy instruction, advocates to change social beliefs about low literacy, develops program models and literacy materials for students and instructors, and helps instructors develop as professionals through training and knowledge sharing.

Provide a Woman Literacy Classes for One Year

Provide a Woman Literacy Classes for One Year
$50

Donate

When a woman is literate, her family is healthier, wealthier, and better off overall. Your gift of $50 to ProLiteracy’s Women in Literacy program, a domestic and international effort, can provide one woman with the materials, instruction, and support she needs to design her own best life.

Help Start a New Business and Change a Life

Help Start a New Business and Change a Life
$50

Donate

Often, in developing countries, a basic literacy class with a microenterprise focus is all entrepreneurs need to start a life-changing business. For $50, one learner can receive basic literacy and business classes with one of ProLiteracy’s experienced partners in 25 developing countries. Your gift of $500 can support an entire group of leaners to build their businesses and change their lives through literacy.

Help a Family Gain Access to Basic Literacy

Help a Family Gain Access to Basic Literacy
$200

Donate

ProLiteracy has experienced partners in 25 developing countries working to reduce poverty, improve health, and advance human rights through literacy. Your gift of $200 can support the life-changing effects that literacy has on an entire family.

Give Access to Learning Materials

Give Access to Learning Materials
$250

Donate

While working internationally with his father to create literacy instruction models, Dr. Robert S. Laubach (Dr. Bob) saw how important it was for adult learners to have books and materials written at their reading levels. Honor Dr. Bob’s legacy with a $250 donation to the Dr. Robert S. Laubach Publishing & Innovation Fund to help more people around the world access adult literacy materials through technology.


Women's Empowerment

Provide a Woman with Literacy Classes for One Year (Domestic)

Provide a Woman with Literacy Classes for One Year (Domestic)
$50

Donate

When a woman is literate, her family is healthier, wealthier, and better off overall. Your gift of $50 to ProLiteracy’s Women in Literacy program, a domestic and international effort, can provide one woman with the materials, instruction, and support she needs to design her own best life.

Provide a Woman Literacy Classes for One Year (International)

Provide a Woman Literacy Classes for One Year (International)
$50

Donate

When a woman is literate, her family is healthier, wealthier, and better off overall. Your gift of $50 to ProLiteracy’s Women in Literacy program, a domestic and international effort, can provide one woman with the materials, instruction, and support she needs to design her own best life.

Help a Female Entrepreneur Gain Business Building Financial Literacy Skills

Help a Female Entrepreneur Gain Business-Building Financial Literacy Skills
$100

Donate

Often, in developing countries, a basic literacy class with a microenterprise focus is all entrepreneurs need to start a life-changing business. For $100, one learner can receive basic literacy and business classes with one of ProLiteracy’s experienced partners in 25 developing countries. Your gift of $500 can support an entire group of leaners to build their businesses and change their lives through literacy.

Improve Family Health by Sponsoring a Women’s Health Literacy Course

Improve Family Health by Sponsoring a Women’s Health Literacy Course
$200 per share

Donate

ProLiteracy has experienced partners in 25 developing countries working to reduce poverty, improve health, and advance human rights through literacy. Your gift of $200 can support the life-changing effects that literacy has on an entire family.

Support Professional Development of a Female Literacy Tutor for one year

Support Professional Development of a Female Literacy Tutor for One Year
$250

Donate

Help celebrate literacy legend Ruth J. Colvin’s 100th birthday by making a gift of $250 to support tutor training. Ruth, founder of Literacy Volunteers of America and co-founder of ProLiteracy, has a birthday wish to update the ProLiteracy tutor training curriculum to create a more accessible, comprehensive and updated model. Please help us make this wonderful wish come true for Ruth and for the next generation of literacy instructors.

Support Leadership Development for a Female Program Administrator for One Year

Support Leadership Development for a Female Program Administrator for One Year
$375

Donate

Tutors need ongoing training and professional development to provide effective literacy instruction for today’s diverse learners. The majority of tutors are volunteers and many tap into personal resources to attend trainings. Your gift of $375 can provide an instructor scholarship that covers the cost of registration for the 2017 ProLiteracy Conference on Adult Literacy.

Give Literacy Skills to a Survivor of Abuse

Give Literacy Skills to a Survivor of Abuse
$500

Donate

For individuals who have endured abuse, healing should be their first priority. Making sure a person can live a life with dignity is our job. With a gift of $500, one person who has suffered domestic abused can change their life through the literacy skills, high school equivalency preparation, and financial literacy classes they need to live their best life.

Improve Family Health by Sponsoring a Women’s Health Literacy Course

Improve Family Health by Sponsoring a Women’s Health Literacy Course
$1,000

Donate

ProLiteracy has experienced partners in 25 developing countries working to reduce poverty, improve health, and advance human rights through literacy. Your gift of $1,000 can support the life-changing effects that literacy has on an entire family.