Supplemental Funding for the ACP
ACP provides millions of households with access to the internet – a very important issue for COABE and the learners that COABE members serve. Please urge your Members of Congress to advocate for additional funding for the ACP!
Adult Learners Take Action
Adult Learners, reach out to your legislators and let them know how adult education has changed your life. Feel free to edit this message, or add your story.
Adult Education WORKS Act
COABE is working with members of the House and Senate to urge an increase in funding to $810 million for the Adult State Education Grant Program in FY2024, putting the program on a path to doubled funding in the next five years. Additionally, COABE is working with the...
The Adult Education WORKS Act Twitter Storm
Reach out to your Senator and Representative to support the Adult Education WORKS Act
Tweet Your Officials
Tweet your officials for Adult Education and Family Literacy Week, and let them know that Adult Education is important!
$810 million for Adult Education in a Final FY24 Appropriations Bill
As Congress continues its efforts to finalize an FY2024 funding bill, COABE is urging Congress to provide $810 million for the Adult Education State Grants program, the Federal funding program for adult education programs, in FY2024.
Advocate to keep $700 million for adult education in a reconciliation bill
Urge your legislators to fight for one-time relief funding for adult education to be included in a final reconciliation bill. Please, take 5 minutes to email your legislators about the need for $700 million in direct funding for adult education programs!
Request a Meeting With Your Legislator
Send an email to your elected officials to schedule a meeting, or visit your program. COABE has provided a customizable invitation email to send to your legislators. Please read the message carefully and make edits to the 6 sections with brackets [EXAMPLE] and input...