Partners with purpose

We're proud to work side by side with the organizations, schools and businesses that want to give every GA child the power to read.

Featured Partnerships

The Governor's Office of Student Achievement
The Governor's office funds the Literacy Mentoring for Leadership program, which provides mentorship for the literacy teams at local schools.
Bright from the Start
Since 2017, the Deal Center has worked closely with the Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning (DECAL) to provide literacy resources to more than 100 classrooms in at-risk counties.
Georgia Public Library Service
This partnership has expanded the PRIME TIME Family program - an initiative to increase library access for lower income families.
Atlanta-Fulton public library foundation
The Shared Reading for NICU Babies program has been the primary focus of our partnership with foundation. Working with their team, we've produced short instructional videos, expanded their resource library, developed promotional materials and hosted focus groups.
Get Georgia Reading
The Deal Center is a major sponsor of Get Georgia Reading - a state-wide campaign to recruit state and community leaders to our shared mission of third-grade reading proficiency.
NAMI Georgia
This ongoing partnership focuses on the impact mental health has on language and literacy development. Together, we've hosted workshops for educators and produced a webinar series.
Georgia Public Library Service is grateful for the partnership with the Sandra Dunagan Deal Center for Early Language and Literacy. Working together to make programs like PRIME TIME possible, we help families discover the joy of shared reading and discussions centered around books, strengthening critical thinking skills.
Elaine B. Black
Director of Youth Services
Georgia Public Library Service

Become a Partner

No two partnerships with the Deal Center are exactly alike, but they all have this in common - a shared commitment to helping every child in Georgia read with competence and confidence by age 8. If you're interested in partnering with our team, please fill out the form below. We'll review those submissions in the order they're received and respond accordingly.
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Our Impact

Propelling every GA child to read proficiently and beyond

Learn how we are working with our partners to improve the early language and literacy skills of every child in Georgia.
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