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The Chicago Literacy Alliance includes more than 90 member organizations from all over the city.

We welcome organizations of any size with reading, writing, book distribution, or other literacy-related programming as part or all of their mission and work. Join us!


AARP Experience Corps.

Acts of Love

Afscme 3506

American Writers Museum

Anixter Center Jack Ehrlich Literacy Program

Art & Language Collaborations

Barrel of Monkeys

Bennett Day School


Cabrini Connections

Center for Companies That Care

Centro Romero

Chicago Books to Women in Prison

Chicago Cares

Chicago Children’s Museum

Chicago Citywide Literacy Coalition

Chicago Debate Commission

Chicago Foundation for Education

Chicago HOPES For Kids

Chicago Lights

Chicago Literary Hall of Fame

Chicago Public Schools Department of Literacy

Chicago Public Schools: Network 6

Chicago Youth Voices Network

Children's Literacy Initiative

Children's Reading Foundation of Greater Chicago

Chinese Mutual Aid Association

Citizen Schools

College Possible

Communities In Schools Chicago

Community Writing Project

Companions Journeying Together



CSC eLearning

East Village Youth Program


EL Education

Emerald City Theatre

The Feltre School

Free Write Arts & Literacy

Future Hits

Goodman Theatre

The Graide Network

Guild Literary Complex

Howard Area Community Center

Indo-American Center


Ingenuity Inc.

Innovations For Learning

The Insight Project For Kids

Inspire Girls Academy

iSpeak Media

Jane Addams Resource Corporation

KaZoom Kids Books

Kids Like Us

Latino Union of Chicago

Launch U

Leading With Literacy

Literacy Chicago

Literacy Volunteers Of Illinois

 Literacy Works


Literacy Task Force at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

Mad Hatters Children’s Theatre Project

Midtown Educational Foundation

Mumkin Studio

Near North Unity Program

Open Books

People’s Resource Center

Poetic License

Poetry Center of Chicago

Polk Bros. Foundation Center for Urban Education

Reach Out and Read

Reading Between the Lines

Reading Difficulty Solutions of Chicago

Reading In Motion

Reading With Pictures

Revolving Door Arts

Roots Of Success

Sara Connell Coaching Corporation

Schuler Scholar Program

Shakespeare All-Stars

The Simple Good


Smart Chicago Collaborative

St. Joseph Services

St. Leonard’s Ministries - Michael Barlow Center

Turning the Page

Tutoring Chicago

UIC Department of Literacy / FAST

Umoja Student Development Corporation

The Viola Project


Working in the Schools (WITS)

Writers Theatre

Writopia Lab

WTTW Chicago

Young Chicago Authors