About Us

Our Mission

Seeds of Literacy provides personalized education that empowers adults to succeed in their communities

What We Do

  • GED® preparation and basic education, completely free of charge
  • One-to-one tutoring that provides personalized attention and support for maximized learning
  • A unique curriculum designed to meet the specific needs of each individual student
  • An individualized digital literacy curriculum
  • A flexible class schedule
  • Year-round, open enrollment

By the Numbers

  • GED® test section pass rate that is more than twice the state pass rate
  • Over 900 adults served in 2014-2015
  • Over 250 active volunteers engaged in 2014-2015

Awards & Recognitions

  • 2013 Winner of the Anisfield-Wolf Memorial Award for Outstanding Community Service
  • Selected by the Governor’s Office for Bright Ideas Ohio, which recognizes innovative programs for community initiatives
  • Accredited by ProLiteracy, one of the largest international literacy organizations


  • ProLiteracy
  • Commission on Adult Basic Education
  • Ohio Association for Adult and Continuing Education
  • The Literacy Cooperative of Greater Cleveland
  • National Association for Adults with Special Learning Needs
  • Ohio Association of Nonprofit Organizations
  • Business Volunteers Unlimited