The DeSoto Literacy Council assists the residents of this and surrounding counties with Basic Adult Literacy and Adult Education to include GED/HiSet preparation.
We hope you enjoy our site and take a moment to drop us a line. Also, we are always looking for volunteers to help with our work here. If you would like to volunteer please get in touch with us and add your interests in the comments section.
The Desoto County Literacy Council was established in 1981 by the First Regional Library in collaboration with area citizen groups. The Literacy Council was established in an effort to provide literacy services to the residents of Desoto County and the surrounding areas.
The Literacy Council is committed to improving the lives of individuals by partnering with local agencies including: Mississippi Community and College Board, Northwest Mississippi Community College, United Way of the Mid-South, Dollar General Stores, First Regional Library, and the North Mississippi Literacy Alliance.
Kandi Tippit, Executive Director
Bettye Taylor, President
OPEN POSITION, Vice-President
Dee Thompson, Secretary
OPEN POSITION, Treasurer
Patti Denison, Council Member
Tom Green, Council Member
Kay Robinson, Honorary Council Member
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