Employment Skills Center Awarded Dollar General Literacy Foundation Grant

May 24, 2022News

Employment Skills Center has been awarded a $9,500 grant from the Dollar General Literacy Foundation. The funds from this grant will be used to strengthen adult literacy programs at ESC by increasing program offerings within our English as a Second Language (ESL) and Adult Basic Education (ABE) programs. This grant will increase access to services for numerous students with goals of improving their English language skills, attaining their high school equivalency diploma, and learning basic reading and math skills. 

The Dollar General Literacy Foundation provides support for education and literacy initiatives that serve individuals of all ages. Their investment in programs such as ours will allow more individuals to pursue their educational goals and achieve personal and professional success. For more information, please visit https://www.dgliteracy.org.