To call a program near you: (800) 316-6850

Who we are

The Iowa Literacy Council is composed of members from business and industry, labor, libraries, state agencies, adult education programs, colleges and universities, student populations, volunteers, media, and community colleges.  These people represent all parts of the state with various social economic, educational, and ethnic backgrounds.  The council is active in promoting the literacy program statewide.


Parent Reading To ChildOur Vision

Every Iowan has the literacy skills to reach their personal and professional goals.

Our Mission

To provide support, advocacy, and resources, along with business and community partnerships that enable Iowans to access literacy building opportunities to effectively navigate everyday life.