Welcome to the website of Literacy Volunteers of Greater Sanford! Our mission is supporting the needs of adults, especially those reading below the ninth-grade level, with free, confidential one-on-one tutoring by trained adult volunteers. Our approach is student-centered so that literacy goals match life goals related to the family, employment and citizenship.

Whether your goal is to gain better skills for a job, help a child with homework, read the label on a prescription bottle, or become a volunteer, we hope you will contact us.
LVGS Annual Student Recognition Dinner

May 13, 2015

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A Taste of Summer
July 1, 2015 -A Taste of Summer is coming on Wednesday, July 1! Enjoy a variety of food from area restaurants while being on the grounds of the historic Goodall Mansion in Sanford! Tickets on sale now, $20 pp. Please click here for more information and join us on July 1, 5:00-7:00 pm! Proceeds benefit the Y Trafton Senior Center and Literacy Volunteers of Greater Sanford.
Video Profile on LVGS Student
May 20, 2015 -LVGS is happy to announce that one of our students, Bruce Couture, is profiled in a video created by Daniel Rosinsky-Larsson, who did a project on adult literacy students as part of his studies at the Salt Institute in Portland in spring 2015. The video on Bruce can be found here:


LVGS is very grateful to Bruce for sharing his story, and we hope that his courage may encourage other people to come forward and improve their literacy skills.

Literacy Volunteers Announces Annual Student Recognition Dinner
March 26, 2015 - Literacy Volunteers of Greater Sanford (LVGS) is pleased to announce that its Sixteenth Annual Student Recognition Dinner will be held on Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 5 pm at the Town Club in Sanford, with catering by Above and Beyond. The event is open to the public and we welcome newcomers. Read More
Literacy Volunteers Announces Tutor Training
March 25, 2015 -Literacy Volunteers of Greater Sanford (LVGS) is pleased to announce a tutor training for new volunteer tutors. Training sessions are free of charge. Read More

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