Frequently Asked Questions about donating to Literacy Advance
How secure is my personal information?
The security of your personal information is very important to us. Literacy Advance will not sell or give any personal information to third parties.
What options do you provide if I don't want to donate online?
We are very happy for you to make a donation in the way that suits you best. Checks can be made out to Literacy Advance and sent to us at:
Literacy Advance of Houston
Attn: Development Director
2424 Wilcrest, Ste. 120
Houston, TX 77042
Is my donation tax-deductible?
Yes! Literacy Advance of Houston is a not-for-profit 501(c)( 3) organization and eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions.
How can I get a receipt for my donation?
Literacy Advance will provide a receipt for tax purposes for all contributions received if contact information is provided.
Can I make my donation a tribute?
Absolutely! There is a space on the donation page to give details about a gift given in tribute or in memoriam.
Does Literacy Advance receive federal or state funding?
No, Literacy Advance receives no federal or state funding.
Is Literacy Advance a United Way affiliate?
Yes, Literacy Advance is an affiliate of the United Way of Greater Houston.
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- 205 basic reading students (Adult Basic Education, or ABE)
- 1,325 basic English students (English as a Second Language, or ESL)
- 800 classes
- 99% of students made progress toward a life goal
- 235 volunteer tutors
- 16 Family Literacy Events
- 1,550 Family Literacy attendees
- 1 new satellite campus - Waller County!