Share your LOVE of reading

Give the gift of literacy. Become a volunteer tutor. Since 1978 the Literacy Council of Sarasota has engaged in "Each One, Teach One" to help build a more literate community. Won't you help share your love of reading with someone...

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Give the Gift of Literacy

Did you know that 1 in 5 adults struggle with English literacy? Please consider giving the gift of literacy this holiday season and thanks to generous donors, all gifts made in December are matched up to $15,000! (more…)

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12th Annual Luncheon

On behalf of all of us at the Literacy Council of Sarasota thank you to all of you that helped make our 12th Annual Literacy Matters Luncheon a great success!

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What, Who and How?

What we do, who we help, and how we do it.

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VIDEOS: Be The One to Give the Gift of Literacy

The Literacy Council of Sarasota helps adults with basic education, GED-prep, and learning English through one-on-one tutors and small group instruction. Your tax-deductible donation of $25 to $100 will receive a 1:1 match by The Patterson Foundation during the Giving...

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VIDEO: Kain Ivestor

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LCS Tutor, Bev Hollows Featured in Notebook, a Membership Publication of ProLiteracy

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Encouraging Others Comes Naturally

"Teaching in the classroom, where I was able to work directly with the students, was the most enjoyable part of my education career." — Bob Kenel, Sandleheath President Download PDF »

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Sarasota Herald Tribune — Joy in Helping Others Learn to Read

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