Run2Read…Mark Your Calendar!


  Run2Read 2014 is going to be better than ever in our 30th Anniversary Year.  Mark your calendar for Saturday, June 14 and head for Stony Creek Metropark for a picturesque 5 or 10K Run or 5K Walk. This run/walk is like no other… the trail is partially shaded and […]

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Volunteers are the Heart of MLP – Come Join Us!


  MLP is so thankful to these ladies who are current or past tutors. They took time out of their busy schedules to come in and help us with our 30th Anniversary Edition “Stay-At -Home-Tea” fundraising mail project. These are the folks that came into the office to help us […]

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Get Ready for Spaghetti!


The generous folks of The Pantry Restaurant of Washington are having a Spaghetti Dinner to help raise money for MLP.  The Spaghetti dinner will be on Wednesday, March 26 from 6-8PM, at The Pantry Restaurant, on the Southeast corner of Van Dyke and 27 Mile Road.    The Pantry generously supported […]

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Where in the World is Rosco?


  Rosco the Clown has been part of Macomb Literacy Partners Family Literacy Program for decades.  Rosco reads to children ages 2-8, clowns around, does magic and makes balloon animals.  However, the most important thing Rosco does is teach children the importance of reading. Catch everyone’s favorite rascal, Rosco the […]

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A Macomb Literacy Partners Students’ Successes


   MLP Student Passes Driving Test!! Congratulations are in order!! Just last week we had a student pass her driving test and receive her Drivers License! Many thanks must be given to her tutor Dave Meyer!         _______________________________________________________________________________________ Catherine’s Story Recently, MLP’s student, “Catherine”, a 40 year old […]

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MLP has been helping people for 30 years: Matt’s Story


Most of us find eating out a pleasurable experience.  It’s a chance to try something new or have a dish we don’t care to prepare at home.   However, not everyone feels this way.  Just last week, a former student (we’ll call him Matt) paid us a visit and asked us […]

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Imagine…


Macomb Literacy Partner’s (MLP) students don’t have to imagine what these situations are like; many of them face them  daily.  Those of us who’ve been reading for decades take for granted every adult knows how to read.  That’s simply not the case.  In Macomb County 3 in every 20 people […]

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Macomb Literacy Partners February, March & May Tutor Training Dates


  How would you like to impact someone’s life in a grand way? YOU can change someone’s life by helping them to read and write better. You can help them be able to read to their grandkids…read prescription medication bottles…fill out a job application…and so much more. Your time will truly change someone’s life. […]

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Seek the Heat at 1st Presbyterian’s Chili Cookoff and Baked Goods Auction to benefit MLP!


  Each year the kind and generous folks of First Presbyterian Church of Mount Clemens hold a Chili Cook Off & Baked Goods Auction and donate all the proceeds to Macomb Literacy Partners.  It’s a great event where you are sure to have a good meal, a few laughs, during […]

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Thank You to our Project 300 Contributors!


It’s Macomb Literacy Partners 30th Anniversary.  To kick off this milestone year we asked our supporters to make a contribution in honor of our Anniversary.  We asked… and many of you generously responded.  Thank You So Much! Project 300 Donors Carolyn Anthony – Betty Barnes – Victoria Barrows – Rosemary […]

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Mr. C’s Car Wash Gift Cards are Back By Popular Demand!


  Mr. C’s Car Wash Gift Cards are back by Popular Demand! Contact MLP to purchase:  read@macombliteracy.org – office 586-286-2750 – Ken 586-405-2260! For the past two holiday seasons Mr. C’s Car Wash Gift Cards have been hot sellers!  They make terrific stocking stuffers and everyone who drives a car […]

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Hamlin Corner Hosts MLP for Charity Monday!


Every Monday Hamlin Corner hosts and donates to a different local charity and Monday, December 16th it’s Macomb Literacy Partners turn!  From 11 am-11pm Hamlin Corner will donate 20% of all purchases made by Macomb Literacy Partners and our supporters.  This is a great opportunity to support MLP while having […]

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Get Your Shopping Done- Get Great Prices and Help MLP!


  Now through Thursday, December 19th you can Christmas shop for Barnes & Noble items online, get better prices than in the store,  get free shipping on orders over $25, and MLP will earn 15% of you purchase price! After you enter your payment information, a box will appear just […]

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Barnes & Noble Book Fair: A Day of Fun, Festivities and Fundraising!


  Once again, Macomb Literacy Partners is joining with the Barnes & Noble of Shelby Township for a day of fun, festivities and fundraising!  Please save your Holiday book purchases for our book fair on Saturday, December 14th.  MLP will receive 10% of all of your purchases when you tell […]

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Save Sat. Dec. 14th for Macomb Literacy Partners Barnes and Noble Book Fair!!


This is just a reminder–once again this year Macomb Literacy Partners has been invited to host a Book Fair at the Barnes and Noble in Shelby Township, on Hall Road, on Saturday, December 14th. MLP will receive 10% of our supporters’ purchases, in the store, that day.  Santa will be […]

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