donations pay for:

  • Materials for our tutor lending library

  • training and continuing education for tutors

  • Outreach booth fees

  • Tutor and student recruitment via local media

Yes, I can donate! Here is my tax-deductible contribution to the Rio Arriba Literacy Program (RAALP)

Until December 31, 2017, your donation will be matched dollar-for-dollar.Thanks to our $5,000 "Be A Champ" match sponsors!

Donations can also be mailed to:


PO Box 1113

Espanola, NM 87532

  • $10 buys supplies for making outreach fliers

  • $20 buys a tutor training book for a new volunteer tutor

  •  A $35 gift buys an adult literacy workbook and companion tutor guide for the lending library

  • A $65 gift pays the booth fee at a local festival

  • $100 is the cost of a local, online ad to recruit tutors

  • A $500 donation pays for two weeks of radio advertising to reach adult literacy students

New Mexico Coalition for Literacy

United Way Northern NM
Copyright © Rio Arriba Adult Literacy Program

Transforming Lives Through Literacy

Our Mission

We provide free, one-to-one tutoring for adults reading at or below 6th grade level. We work with both Basic Literacy students and new English learners.

Santa Fe Community Foundation

PO Box 1113, Española, NM 87532   •   505-747-6162 (office)  505-614-5748 (cell)

Physical address:  Española Public Library at Lucero Center, 313 Paseo de Oñate

New Mexico Coalition for Literacy

How to Help

  • Tutor 2-3 hours per week
  • Refer someone for tutoring
  • Make a donation
  • Volunteer your expertise

Our Vision

We envision a community where all adults have the literacy skills that enable them to achieve their personal and professional goals.

Thanks to you, adults are improving their reading and English-language skills through one-to-one tutoring.