We empower individuals to reach their personal goals by providing opportunities to learn literacy & life skills.
Shelby Literacy Center's committed, caring staff, engaged Executive Board of Directors, supportive Advisory Committee, and dedicated team of volunteers keep our organization healthy and serving adults, their families, and the community. We always welcome new volunteers!
We are now located at Peace Tree UMC, 9315 E. Shelby Drive,
Collierville, TN 38017.
Our phone number and email have remained the same.
Our office hours are Tuesday and Thursday 9:30 am - 12:00 pm.
We strive to create an environment welcoming, safe, and supportive of every individual's learning goals. We provide personalized support and small-group learning. Shelby Literacy Center empowers individuals and enriches communities through literacy.
"Workers who have less education than a high school diploma have the lowest median weekly earnings ($592), three times less than the highest level of education."
"A mother’s reading skill is the greatest determinant of her children’s future academic success, outweighing other factors, such as neighborhood and family income."
ProLiteracy members enjoy professional development opportunities, exclusive resources, instructional tools, and collaborative and dedicated professional communities.
Visit us on Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 9:30 am to Noon, at our new office located at PeaceTree United Methodist Church.
9315 East Shelby Drive, Collierville, Tennessee, 38017
09:30 am – 12:00 pm
Additional times - contact us for appointment availability.
Collierville is easy to get to from DeSoto and Marshall Counties in MS as well as Shelby, Fayette, and Tipton Counties. Our new office is just off 385 at the Forest-Hill Irene exit.
We serve adults from all over the area, not just Shelby County!
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