Literacy Giving Society is an easy way to provide ongoing, reliable support to the Literacy Council of Fort Bend County.
The Literacy Giving Society provides crucial, unrestricted dollars to support the Council's six core programs: 
English as a Second Language (ESL), General Education Diploma (GED), U.S. Citizenship Preparation,
Basic Literacy one-on-one tutoring, Career Certification, and Basic Computer Skills

2018 Inaugural year of the Literacy Giving Society is dedicated in honor of First Lady Barbara Bush and her work to eradicate illiteracy.

Cathy Stubbs, Giving Society Co-Chair
Joe and Doris Gurecky, Giving Society Co-Chairs

 2018-2019 Giving Society Members


$5,000 THREE STRANDS
Cathy Stubbs

 

$1,500 HIDDEN GEMS
Jack Booker

$1,000 PEARLS OF WISDOM
Michelle and Bill Hickl
Adam and Erin Miles
Angela Parker
Jeff Tallas, Tallas Insurance

$500 PEARLS
Jack Bennett
Helen Bow
Camille and Raleigh Brewer
Susan Denman-Briones and Ray Briones
Rebecca and Jeff Deurlein
Jason Glover
Paul and Gena Horak
Nicola and Adrian Johnson
Leticia and Ed Lowe
Kelli and Steve Metzenthin
Suzanne Mottin
Brian Tave
David Timmermeyer
Beth and Lane Wolf

Friends of the Literacy Giving Society
Susan Denman-Briones
Ava Humme

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PEARLS
$500
annually for 3 years
Your support provides unlimited access to the agency's online curriculum to one ESL student.

  • Invitation to annual Giving Society event.

  • Recognition on the agency's website and in social media.

  • Recognition in campaign ad to run in local newspaper.


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PEARLS OF WISDOM
$1,000
annually for 3 years
Your support provides over 180 hours of instruction for one student.

  • All of the Pearls Benefits.

  • Lunch with the Executive Director and Board Chair.


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HIDDEN GEMS
$1,500
annually for 3 years
Your support provides resources and classroom consumables for ESL,
Basic Literacy, and GED tutors for a full year.

  • All Pearls of Wisdom benefits.

  • The opportunity to select a word to be used during the
    annual Great Grown-Up Spelling Bee.


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THE WORLD is an OYSTER
$2,500
 annually for 3 years
Your support provides a full-year of curriculum for an ESL Class.

  • All Hidden Gems benefits.

  • Prominent seating for two at the annual Reading between the Wines event.


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THREE STRANDS
$5,000 annually for 3 years
Your support provides a full-year of curriculum for the GED Program
serving 200 students per year.

  • All The World is an Oyster benefits.

  • Prominent placement in the printed recognition ad commemorating the Giving Society.