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
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
Receives United Way of York 2017 Community
24, 2017 - Literacy Volunteers of Greater
Sanford (LVGS) today announced that it has
been awarded a one-year grant from United
Way of York County for $15,500. This investment
will support building adult literacy in the
community. Read More
Announces Tutor Training January
31, 2017 - 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 Friday, March 3, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at
the Literacy Volunteers office instead of
Friday, February 10. Pre-registration is required.
For more information or to register, please
call the Literacy Volunteers office at 324-2486.
Night Thanks January
17, 2017 - On behalf of Literacy Volunteers
of Greater Sanford, thank you very much to
everyone who took part in and supported our
Eighth Annual Trivia Night at the Town Club
event on Friday, January 13! We had a great
turnout of 110 people playing on fifteen teams.
Special thanks to Marcel Blouin for being
our emcee, Gina and her team at Above and
Beyond Catering for great food and hospitality,
all the donors to the raffle and live auction,
and everyone who played the trivia game with
great spirit and bought raffle tickets and
bid on auction items. Read