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Fourteen mini-grants were dispersed to organizations throughout Florida in a competitive process for the
2019-20 program year. During this grant year, the Initiative served 2,513 students. This brings the total number to 21,000 students served since the program began in 2009.

2019-2020 Grantee Counties

Miami Dade
Palm Beach
St. John’s



Student Comments About Health Literacy Classes

  • “I change my habits to eat a lot of healthy things. It also helped me learn how to protect my health.” Atlantic Technical College
  • “Now I eat more healthy and I know how I can prevent some diseases.” Atlantic Technical College
  • “{Learned} how to ask appropriate questions and express my concerns about my health condition to my doctors.” Literacy Volunteers of Leon County
  • It put me on a new path with better goals for myself.” Sarasota YMCA
  • Learn English, eat healthy and go to the doctor.” Lake Worth West
  • Have to pay more attention to health and have good habits.” Learn to Read St. Johns County
  • Can talk better with other people and understand more about nutrition.” Daytona State College
  • “I’m concerned about my health. I need health insurance.” Adult Literacy League
  • “It has helped my vocabulary and reading.” Miami Dade College






The Florida Literacy Coalition thanks the Florida
Department of Education, Division of Career and Adult Education
for making this site possible.

.Florida Literacy Coalition
..235 Maitland Ave. S #102

Maitland, FL 32751
..Phone: (407)-246-7110
..Fax: (407)-246 - 7104

Florida Literacy Hotline
(800) - 237 - 5113