Pre-school Book Give-Away Program
The VBC Literacy Council’s Adult Learning Center sponsors a book give-away program at pre-school classes in Clinton, Shirley and Choctaw. Every month, a volunteer reads a story to the classes and gives each child a book to take home. In addition, each child in the Angel Tree and Shop with a Cop Christmas programs receives a book.
Read and Feed Program
The Learning Center maintains a food pantry at its main location in Clinton. Students who study there can take home a bag of food after each class. Donation boxes are located in banks, libraries and grocery stores around the county for people to donate food for the pantry.