"Serving the needs of our 

service providers"


Congratulations to our president Yolanda Medina and vice-president Rosa-Maria Crocker on receiving the support grant for each of their Plaza Comunitaria programs, Adult Basic Education in Spanish! The special funds were granted by the Consulate General of Mexico in Dallas in recognition to their astounding individual work! 

A very special moment with Mr. Francisco de la Torre, Consul General of Mexico in Dallas. What an honor!

Below, with Mr. Carlos Lopez, Community Outreach of the Consulate General of Mexico in Dallas officer.

Thank you!


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Congratulations, 2023 CCALC MiniGrants Recipients! 

Keep up 

the good work!

See more pictures in our EVENTS page!

Mini-Grants are made possible

THANKS to 

TRANSAMERICA's

generous grant!

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Mini Grants! 

2023 Awarded!

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NEW and improved section! 

To see Events and Grant opportunities, please visit our 

EVENTS page.

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CCALC Lunch with Literacy Leaders was such a great networking event!

Programs represented:

Hunter’s Glenn Baptist Church, Local Good Center, CCALC, Plaza Comunitaria Dallas Norte, Grayson College, ABE and Plaza Comunitaria de Plano at MAS-PISD, Prairie Creek Baptist Church, Light of Hope Immigration, Rowlett Public Library, BEST - Woodcreek Church, First Baptist Richardson, Immigrant Connection at Sent Church - Law Center.

CCALC Board (left to right): Charlie Johnston, Communications Officer; Eileen Turner, Treasurer & Basic Literacy Specialist; Eunice Santoso, Secretary; Rosa-Maria Crocker, Vice President; Yolanda Medina, President; Robert Crocker, Webmaster.

Basic literacy programs in Spanish received Service Support funds from the Mexican National Institute for Adult Education (INEA)! The presentation of checks was at the Mexican Consulate in Dallas, on January 26,2023. 

Right to left: Mr. Francisco de La Torre, Consul General of Mexico at Dallas; Rosa Maria Crocker, Plaza Comunitaria de Plano Coordinator; Yolanda Medina, Plaza Comunitaria Dallas Norte Director; Elizabeth Espinosa, Community Affairs officer.

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Thank you, Kendra Scott! 

Celebrating International Literacy Day at the Kendra Scott store in Allen, Texas! Attending the CCALC table were: Eileen Turner (treasurer and adult literacy specialist), Yolanda Medina (president), and Rosa-Maria Crocker (vice-president).

NEEDED! 

Help somebody  learn to read and write!

Tutor Training and certification are provided

Change a life forever!

Contact us at: 

collincountyadultliteracy

@gmail.com

or

214-282-5615

Want to learn to read and write?

WE CAN HELP!

Contact us at: 

collincountyadultliteracy

@gmail.com

or

214-282-5615


Time & Location

Mar 09, 2024, 9:00 AM – Mar 10, 2024, 2:00 PM

Dallas Baptist University, Dallas Baptist University, Dallas, TX, USA


Register at

 https://www.eventbrite.com/e/metroplex-literacy-conference-2024-tickets-780348452227.  


This year's event will be followed by a 

FREE Immigration Symposium. 

Registration is required:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/immigration-symposium-registration-60142124714



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The Citizenship Information Workshop was a very well attended and great event! Attending for CCALC (left to right): Vicki Behrend, Grant Writer; Yolanda Medina, President; Rosa Maria Crocker, Vice-President / Webmaster Assistant; and Eileen Turner, Treasurer / Adult Literacy Specialist. 

More pictures in our EVENTS page! 


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Congratulations to our wonderful CCALC Secretary, Ms. Eunice Santoso, on receiving the ATPE Teacher of the Year Award at Plano ISD! So deserving! 

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Supporting the efforts and attending the Graduation Ceremony of DCET Plaza Comunitaria, Irving, Texas! 

Left to right: Marisol Rivas P., Mexican Consulate at Dallas officer; Rosa Maria Crocker, Plaza Comunitaria de Plano / CCALC VP; Yolanda Medina, North Dallas Plaza Comunitaria / CCALC president. 

Also in attendance for CCALC, Dr. Robert Crocker, Webmaster.

Receiving Recognition for partnership and excellence. 

What an honor!

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Congratulations to Light of Hope Immigration Center!

Their 17th Anniversary Celebration event was such a great success! 

We are so proud to support their efforts and count them as CCALC members.

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The Frisco ISD Career Expo was a great event! Thank you to Ms. Holly Hines for inviting CCALC to have an info table there! In the picture below, from left to right: Holly Hines, Managing Director of Humane Resources, and Rosa Maria Crocker, CCALC vice-president and Assistant Webmaster.

What a great workshop we had! 

Ms. Karen Coffey's presentation on "Tools for Adults with Learning Disabilities in Reading" was amazing!

And the presentation of Ms. Yolanda Medina's book was so moving and uplifting!

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What a great conference! In attendance for CCALC (left to right): 

Karen Pearson, CCALC volunteer tutor; Yolanda Medina, CCALC president; Rosa Maria Crocker, CCALC vice-president, and presenter at the conference!