Marin Literacy Program is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that is also sponsored by San Rafael Public and Marin County Free Libraries. Our free literacy services, delivered in a broad range of settings including book clubs and citizenship classes, from the confines of jail to the open hills of West Marin, benefit individuals throughout the County.
FLAGship Services’ colorful bus travels to isolated and underserved areas to bring kindergarten readiness and health awareness activities to children under five, their parents and caregivers.
Matching adult students who want to improve their reading and writing with trained volunteer tutors, and providing support to them, are key components of Adult Literacy Services.
West Marin Literacy Services meets the needs of its rural workers and Latino residents through English and citizenship classes, community projects, and bilingual family storytimes at the library.
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Jail and prison inmates wanting to improve their reading, writing and parenting skills are offered instruction, library access and Gift Books for their children through Inmate Literacy Services.