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Volunteers Needed

Are you ready for a new challenge?
The Literacy Council has a determined group of students waiting for volunteer tutors so they can move forward on their goals for a better future. Tutor training is via distance learning, and all tutoring sessions are online. We have programs teaching English to immigrants; adult literacy for folks working on a GED; and youth literacy for kids struggling to learn to read. You can learn more about our programs and our mission at our website or you can send an email to