Community Learning Center (CLC) is a nonprofit adult literacy program serving North Philadelphia. CLC offers free classes in Adult Basic Education (ABE), General Educational Development (GED) preparation, and English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL).
Community Learning Center also participates in Pennsylvania's "Move Up" initiative by providing literacy instruction to prepare Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) clients for employment.
Founded in 1987 with just 67 students, CLC now serves 325 adult learners annually. Since its inception, CLC has served more than 5000.