Readers2Leaders: Empowering Women Through Literacy

Join us on October 19, 2019, for Readers2Leaders: Empowering Women Through Literacy. 

Our free adult literacy event will feature motivational TED-style talks, group workshops, and exhibitions—all focused on building the types of literacy that help DC women get ahead, including workplace, financial, nutritional, and digital literacy, resume writing and interview skills, and beyond. 

While the event is targeted to women, all are welcome. 

WHEN Saturday, October 19
11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
WHERE University of the District of Columbia
4200 Connecticut Ave, NW
Washington, DC
Van Ness-UDC Metro (Red Line)
WHO Speakers, exhibitors, and guests to be announced


If you are an author, literacy professional, or are otherwise interested in participating as a speaker, workshop/seminar facilitator, or exhibitor, please fill out this form. If you would like to help our literacy events make the most impact, please consider making a money or in-kind donation

JLW strives in all endeavors to be sensitive to the special needs of its members and guests. If you have any special needs or questions pertaining to our event, please let us know.