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Literacy Missions


Sharing the Good News of Jesus Christ in Georgia through meeting literacy needs:

  • Teaching English as a second language (ESL)
  • Tutoring children and youth (TCY)
  • Helping adults learn to read and write (ARW)
  • Helping to prepare qualified ESL students for their citizenship interview and test
  • Helping at risk children read at grade level


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Literacy Missions Events


Please note that for most trainings, the REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS EARLIER than the live Zoom date you see listed as the “calendar date.” There is usually an online portion which you can begin before the posted date you see here. Please read each event description and note the dates carefully.
August 2023
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Read Georgia is a program where churches partner with local schools to work one-on-one with children on their literacy skills.

The goal of Read Georgia is to see children and their families introduced to the love of Jesus and brought to a saving knowledge of Jesus Christ.


teaching children and youth

Tutoring Children & Youth

(Helping school-age children & youth in need of academic help)



(Helping qualified ESL students prepare for their interview & test)

english as a foreign language

English as a Foreign Language

(Teaching English on short-term mission trips abroad)

english as a second language

English as a Second Language

(Teaching English language learners in the U.S. conversational English)


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Literacy Missions Annual Report

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If you have any questions, please contact or your Regional Representative.


Regional Representatives

REGION 1 (Northwest)

Counties: Bartow, Catoosa, Chattooga, Cherokee, Cobb, Dade, Dawson, Fannin, Floyd, Forsyth, Gilmer, Gordon, Haralson, Murray, Paulding, Pickens, Polk, Walker, & Whitfield

Phyllis Hart
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REGION 2 (Northeast)

Counties: Banks, Barrow , Clark, Elbert, Franklin, Greene, Gwinnett, Habersham, Hall, Hart, Jackson, Lincoln, Lumpkin, Madison, Morgan, Oconee, Oglethorpe, Rabun, Stephens, Taliaferro, Towns, Union, Walton, White, Wilkes

Mike Sims
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Carol Woodford
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REGION 3 (West Central)

Counties: Carroll, Clayton, Coweta, DeKalb, Douglas, Fayette, Fulton, Heard, Henry, Merriwether, Newton, Rockdale, Spalding, Troup

Belinda Harris
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Kathy Rainwater
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REGION 4 (East Central)

Counties: Baldwin, Bibb, Bleckley, Burke, Butts, Columbia, Crawford, Dodge, Glascock, Hancock, Houston, Jasper, Jefferson, Johnson, Jones, Lamar, Laurens, McDuffie, Monroe, Peach, Pike, Pulaski, Putnam, Richmond, Twiggs, Upson, Warren, Washington, Wilkinson


REGION 5 (Southwest)

Counties: Baker, Ben Hill, Brooks, Calhoun, Chattahoochee, Clay, Colquitt, Crisp, Decatur, Dooly, Dougherty, Early, Grady, Harris, Irwin, Lee, Macon, Marion, Miller, Mitchell, Muscogee, Quitman, Randolph, Schley, Seminole, Stewart, Sumter, Talbot, Taylor, Terrell, Thomas, Tift, Turner, Webster, Wilcox, Worth


Barbara Payne
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REGION 6 (Southeast)

Counties: Appling, Atkinson, Bacon, Berrien, Brantley, Bryan, Bulloch, Camden, Candler, Charlton, Chatham, Clinch, Coffee, Cook, Echols, Effingham, Emanuel, Evans, Glynn, Jeff Davis, Jenkins, Lanier, Liberty, Long, Lowndes, McIntosh, Montgomery, Screven, Tattnall, Telfair, Toombs, Truetlen, Ware, Wayne, Wheeler

Darlene West
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