Brown County Literacy Coalition

205 Locust Lane

P.O. Box 757

Nashville, IN 47448

browncountyliteracy@gmail.com / 812.988.6960

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What We Do

We supplement the hard work of teachers and parents, preparing Brown County kids for success in school and in life. 

18.6%

Brown County Child Poverty Rate

  • Population of Brown County 2017: 15,035

  • Population Nashville: 769 (5.3% of BC)

  • % of Children Under 5 years: 3.9%

  • # Children 0-4: 584

  • High School Grad: 87.5%

  • Bachelor’s Degree: 21.3%

  • Unemployment Rate: 11.8%

  • Persons in Poverty: 12.5%

  • Child Poverty Rate: 18.6%

  • Free & Reduced Lunch Recipients: 52%

  • # Teen Births: 10

Brown County Census Data

We Help Kids Learn

We Have FUN Helping Kids Learn

Our Mission

We collaborate with community partners to tutor children, distribute books, and provide a bridge to fluency and comprehension. 

 

Our Vision

We identify and address the literacy needs of children, individuals, and families in Brown County.

We Need Your Support Today!