ForWords 10th Anniversary Celebration!

FORWORDS 10th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION! 10 Years of Unlocking Literacy for Youth   MUSIC, POETRY AND BRUNCH IN THE COURTYARD Sunday, September 17th ~ 2 PM to 5 PM ~ St. Vincent’s School for Boys*, 1 St. Vincent Drive, San Rafael To Buy Tickets ~ $25 Per Person ~ Space is Limited • Contact Michelle Severy: […]

ForWords published in the Marin Poetry Center 2017 Anthology

The poetry of five ForWords students has been selected to be published in the Marin Poetry Center 2017 anthology. Juan Philipe Herrera, former US Poet Laureate wrote a poem for the anthology to honor our students and the other writers. More information available here.

Call for Support!

Dear Friends and ForWords Literacy Lab Supporters (and MARIN County Voters) Nov. 10th the Marin County Supervisors will hold a hearing to listen to proposals from local non-profits about their work in the community. Prior to the hearing, Supervisors have received applications, including of course one from FWLL, for grants from the Community Service Fund. […]

HWA Partnership // Literacy Blast Summer

ForWords Literacy Lab in partnership with Huckleberry Youth Services provided programs in San Francisco and San Rafael this summer for high school students. The students, ForWords teachers and artists-in-residence, and Huckleberry staff worked together on Communication Literacy, reading, writing, speaking and listening as well as Technology Literacy. The youth conducted research about health issues and […]