Reading Works Impact Partners: Providing quality adult literacy programs and services

Impact Partners are organizations providing quality adult literacy programs and services and measuring their impact on their learners. These agencies have committed to working with Reading Works to scale and accelerate their good work to collective have greater impact on adult literacy in our region. Reading Works endorses these agencies to both learners and volunteers.

ACCESS-Youth and Education

Anisa Sahoubah, Director
2651 Saulino Court, Dearborn, Michigan 48120
313-842-6762
asahoubah@accesscommunity.org
www.accesscommunity.org

Detroit Public Library / Parkman Branch

Annette Lotharp, Branch Manager
1766 Oakman Blvd., Detroit, MI  48213
313-481-1814
alotharp@detroitpubliclibrary.org
www.detroit.lib.mi.us/branch/parkman

Dominican Literacy Center

Kimberly Williams, Director
5555 Connor, Ste. 1414, Detroit, MI 48213
313-267-1000
dlcliteracy@gmail.com
www.dlcliteracy.org

Focus: HOPE

Heather Miller
1355 Oakman Blvd., Detroit, MI 48238
313-494-5500
heather.miller@focushope.edu
www.focushope.edu

Macomb Literacy Partners

Alisa Diez, Director
16480 Hall Road, Clinton Township, Michigan 48038
(Located on Macomb Community College campus–
Wayne State University county extension building,
off of Hall Road)
586-286-2750
read@macombliteracy.org
www.macombliteracy.org

Mercy Education Project

Kathy Tanner, Executive Director
1450 Howard St., Detroit, Michigan 48216
313-963-5881
ktanner@mercyed.net
www.mercyed.net

Oakland Literacy Council

Lisa Machesky, Executive Director
2550 S Telegraph Road, Suite 103
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302
(248) 253-1617
www.oaklandliteracy.com

St. Vincent and Sarah Fisher Center (SVSF Center)

Diane Renaud, Executive Director/CEO
16800 Trinity Street, Detroit, MI  48219
313-535-9200
diane.renaud@svsfcenter.org
www.svsfcenter.org 

5 Site Locations

  • Main Campus – West Side
    20900 Grand River Ave.,
    Detroit, MI 48219
  • East Side – Neighborhood Service Organization
     9641 Harper,
    Detroit, MI 48213
  • New Center Area – Wayne Metro Agency
     7310 Woodward Ave.
    Detroit, MI 48202 – 8th Floor
  • Central Campus – Focus: HOPE
     1200 Oakman Blvd.
    Detroit, MI 48238
  • Midtown – C.O.T.S.
    26 Peterboro
    Detroit, MI 48201

Siena Literacy Center

Donna Nesbitt, Director
16888 Trinity, Detroit, Michigan 48219
313-532-8404
 info@sienaliteracy.org
www.sienaliteracy.org

Southwest Solutions

Caitlyn Pisarski, Manager, Adult Learning Lab
4214 W. Vernor Hwy., Detroit, MI  48209
313-451-8055
caitlyn.pisarski@gmail.com
www.swsol.org