Education

Education Community Service Program is DEDICATED to promoting a commitment to literacy and lifelong learning. Be aware of your community:

·      Have members attend School Board Meetings, report back to club

·      Have the club or some members become “Friends of the Library”

·      Help make items available to Senior Citizens  

·      Help make available items to those with vision or hearing disablities

·      What is the literacy level for your community, educate your club

·      Host events at your local library, sponsor a speaker or author

·      Start a local book club

·      Apply for a GFWC focus on literacy Grant to fund a local literacy program

·      Be aware of issues on the local ballot that effect schools and libraries

EDUCATION PARTNERSHIPS: GFWC is currently working towards formalizing a partnership with the American Library Association. Final details are not available, but more information should be provided when you attend State convention.