A Community Learning Center
  • Welcome to Literacy Source!

    Literacy Source has provided adult literacy services in the Seattle area since 1986. Our mission is to build a literate community and promote self-sufficiency by providing learner-centered instruction to adults in English literacy and basic life skills. We offer Adult Basic Education, ESL classes and tutoring, computer literacy, workplace skills, citizenship and civics classes, and an individualized adult high school diploma program.

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In the event of snow or inclement weather, please listen to the radio or TV stations or visit www.seattleschools.org for information about Seattle Public School closures.
If B.F. Day Elementary in Fremont is closed, then Literacy Source will also be closed.

Become a Student!

Classes that help you learn what you need so you can find work, get a better job, help your kids with school, and become more involved in the community.

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Want to Volunteer?

There are a variety of volunteer roles available at Literacy Source, depending on your interests, skills and time. Some positions include: tutor, administrative assistant…

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Donate Now

Your tax-deductible donation helps adult learners work towards literacy, language skills, citizenship, better jobs, and better lives through free classroom and tutor instruction.

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A few words from us

  • Volunteer Spotlight: Natalie Kolosok Volunteer Spotlight: Natalie Kolosok
      Natalie (Natalka) Kolosova is our volunteer of the month! Natalie has been a student at Literacy Source for a while now, but has recently taken on some responsibilities in a volunteer...
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  • Student Spotlight: Alem Abata Student Spotlight: Alem Abata
    Alem is the winner of our latest attendance raffle! Where are you from? I am from Ethiopia. When did you come to Seattle? I came in 1993. Tell us about yourself. What...
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