Tutors listen as Literacy Council students express their gratitude

Tutors appreciated at luncheon

On Saturday, April 13, we held our annual Tutor/Volunteer Thank You Luncheon at the Council offices.┬áStudents expressed their gratitude for tutors by purchasing or making food and beverages. It was …

Attendees eating lunch at Literacy Council Legacy Fundraising Breakfast

2019 Fundraising Breakfast

More than 200 people attended our 30th Anniversary Legacy Fundraising Breakfast on March 11 at the Hyatt Regency Coconut Point.┬áStudents and tutors shared their stories and our Moms and Tots …

Tutor Spotlight: Shelley Cooper

Retired Lee County elementary school teacher. Teaches intermediate-level English Mondays and Wednesdays from 10 am to noon at the Literacy Council and Tuesdays and Thursdays at Island Park High School, …

Illiteracy impacts us all

Many people think the only person impacted by illiteracy is the person who can’t read. In fact, it impacts us all. The Nation In a study of literacy among 20 …