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.
Annual Student Recognition Dinner

Thursday, June 2, 2016

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Latest News
LVGS Announces Fall Tutor Training
June 21, 2016 Literacy Volunteers of Greater Sanford (LVGS) is pleased to announce a tutor training for new volunteer tutors. Training sessions are free of charge.

The training prepares volunteers who want to tutor adults in reading, writing, math or computing. It includes an online segment to be completed independently and a required group session. The group session will be held on Saturday, November 19, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at the Literacy Volunteers office. Pre-registration is required. For more information or to register, please call the Literacy Volunteers office at 324-2486.

LVGS Honors Students, Tutors and Volunteers
June 21, 2016 (article from Fosters.com) - Nancy Drew has a new fan. Nicole Milo is now reading at a sixth-grade level, thanks to her own hard work and determination and to the services provided by Literacy Volunteers of Greater Sanford. LVGS honored Milo with its Student Achievement Award during the organization's annual dinner at the Sanford Town Club on June 2, and that's when Milo revealed to everyone that Drew, the famous young detective with generations of avid followers, is her favorite book character. Read More
Sanford Mayor Tom Cote to be Guest Speaker at LVGS Annual Student Recognition Dinner
May 5, 2016 - Literacy Volunteers of Greater Sanford (LVGS) is pleased to announce that Tom Cote, Mayor of the City of Sanford, will be the guest speaker at their Annual Student Recognition Dinner on Thursday, June 2, 2016 at 5:00 pm at the Town Club in Sanford. The event is open to the public and we welcome newcomers. Read More





 
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