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Literacy Opens Doors

... opportunities, careers, connections, empowerment! Give the gift of literacy and change lives for the better. $100 = one year of classes for an adult $250 =a volunteer tutor training class $500 = a year-long online class Your donation is...

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Tutor training – January to December, 2023

The schedule for volunteer tutor training sessions for 2023 is here. Click on the image for a larger view or download a .pdf.

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2022 Literacy Matters Luncheon

Click for Tickets! Master of Ceremonies Jeffery KinGeneral Director, Sarasota Arts Festival Guest Speaker Presentations James E. Duffy Friend of Literacy Award, Wilson-Wood FoundationVolunteer of the Year Award, Salie O'Malley Proceeds benefit the adult literacy programs ofThe Literacy Council of...

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Give the Gift of Literacy

Gratitude. It’s the word that comes to mind when we think of your support as a tutor, donor, instructor, or volunteer. Through your time, talent, and treasure delivered with kindness and understanding we help lift others up through the power...

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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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14th Annual Literacy Matters Luncheon

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Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion – It’s Everyone’s Business

A Statement From Our Board of Directors, Executive Director, and Staff Download a PDF Version. At any point in history, the fabric of every society is tested by crisis. In response, choosing fear, ignorance, greed, and hate will lead to...

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2020 LCS Luncheon Kirsten Russell

2020 LCS Luncheon Highlights

Thank you to everyone who supported our 13th Annual Literacy Matters Luncheon February 2020! A special thank you to all our sponsors to include our premier sponsor the Community Foundation of Sarasota County (mais…)

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2020 LCS Luncheon Kirsten Russell

2020 LCS Luncheon Media Release

For Immediate Release Literacy Council of Sarasota Celebrates 13th Annual Literacy Matters! Luncheon, Friday, February 28th. (mais…)

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What, Who and How?

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

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