Want to find out how you can change someone’s life by becoming and adult literacy tutor?


Want to find out more about Macomb Literacy Partners (MLP) and what it takes to become an Adult Literacy Tutor?  Every month we have Adult Literacy Tutor Info Sessions.  Each session lasts about 1.5 hours, explains the MLP program and how you can help change someone’s life be helping them […]

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Jake’s Story


  Jake’s Story…           Jake called MLP for help with reading because he could not help his son, who was in first grade, with his homework.  “When my son asked me for help I was scared, embarrassed, mad, I had a whole bunch of emotions. But, mostly, […]

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Computer Literacy: A Must for Adult Literacy Learners


       Now a days computer literacy is nearly as important as reading literacy.  Did you know you know the GED test must be taken on the computer?  When we send our students on to GED prep or job training we want them to know the basics of using […]

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Thank You for Planting the Seeds of Change


Plant the Seeds of Change—Donate Now This spring we asked our supporters to help us “Plant the Seeds of Change” by making a donation to Macomb Literacy Partners.  Donations go toward purchasing materials for students, providing tutors with training and support, assessing students and providing students with specialized learning plans.  […]

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Run 2 Read 2015 Most Well Attended Ever!


Run 2 Read 2015 the biggest ever! Run 2 Read 2015 was held at Stony Creek Metropark on the West Branch Bike trails. 10K Runners and 5K Runners and Walkers all enjoyed the challenge of the trails. As luck would have it, the rain and cold weather held off until […]

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MLP Volunteer Eleanor Arno Honored by Macomb County Board of Commissioners


Pictured:  Macomb County Commissioner for District 6, Jim Carabelli and Eleanor Arno In May, the word went out… The Macomb County Board of Commissioners was looking for Macomb County’s most outstanding volunteers to honor in a ceremony at their June 25, 2015 meeting.  Here at Macomb Literacy Partners, one person […]

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Kiwanis Club of Clinton Township Sponsors Run 2 Read!


Pictured left to right- Stan Ortwein (President Elect), Dr. William Lakin, Alisa Diez (Director MLP) and Randy Payne (President) On Wednesday, April 8, the Kiwanis Club of Clinton Township presented Macomb Literacy Partners with a check for $1000 to become a Gold Level sponsor of Run 2 Read 2015.  The […]

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Run 2 Read @ Stony Creek – West Branch Picnic Area


 Race Day Volunteers-If you are helping out on Race Day, Sat., May 30th we will need you at the West Branch Picnic Area between 7-7:30 AM.   Marking the Race Trail Volunteers -If you are helping mark the trail on Friday, May 29th, we will be meeting at building C in […]

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Introducing the Run 2 Read 2015 Tech Shirt!!


The 2015 Run 2 Read shirt has been upgraded to an athletic wear, moisture wicking tech shirt.  The very last day to register and  be guarenteed one of these shirts in your size is May 20th.  This year we are offering Men’s sizes and Women’s in S, M, L,XL, 2X. […]

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MLP Thanks the Warren Rotary Club!


The Warren Rotary Club was kind in extending an invitation to Macomb Literacy Partners Director, Alisa Diez.  Alisa visited the club on Wednesday, April 14.  The Rotarians of Warren meet each Wednesday, at DeCarlos Banquet Center from 11:45-1:15 pm am, for lunch. They’re busy collecting funds to eradicate polio world […]

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Upcoming Volunteer Tutor Informational Seminars


    We’ve all been there, volunteering and wondering if, or how, we’re making an impact. Well, when you become a volunteer tutor with Macomb Literacy Partners, you won’t be wondering. You’ll see first hand how your efforts are helping someone in your own community. Just this week one of […]

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Raising Awareness during March is Reading Month


In honor of March is Reading Month, Macomb Literacy Partners is trying to spread awareness about adult illiteracy.  In Macomb County, 13% of people cannot read or read below a 4th grade level.  They are stuck in dead end jobs, can’t read to their children, don’t understand things they are […]

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Run 2 Read 2015!!!


Run 2 Read 2015, a 5K & 10 K Trail Run and 5K Trail Walk will be on Saturday, May 30th at 9AM at Stony Creek Metropark.  This 5 & 10K courses are certified and will be timed by Gault Race Management.  This is a great opportunity to get out […]

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Newsletter Winter 2014-15 Edition


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Chili Cook-Off and Baked Good Auction is sure to be a “Hot” time!


1st Pres MLP Chili Cookoff '15

Once again, the First Presbyterian Church of Mount Clemens is hosting their “Chili Cookoff and Baked Goods Auction to benefit Macomb Literacy Partners.  For the past 15 years, the kind folks of First Presbyterian have been hosting this annual wintertime fundraiser to benefit Macomb Literacy Partners.   Join us for […]

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