Mission and Values


The mission of the Saint Paul Community Literacy Consortium (SPCLC) is to improve the quality and availability of adult literacy services in St. Paul, Minnesota, helping develop a literate community.


Elder woman learnerSPCLC works to develop and deliver the highest quality, most effective services to help adult learners master literacy and related skills, utilizing professionally trained staff and skilled volunteers. Values include collaboration, diversity, empowerment, equality, accountability, service, and commitment. SPCLC emphasizes skilled instruction, appropriate use of technology, and integrated skill development to serve adult learners.