Become an adult literacy volunteer and help empower an adult learner to reach their full potential to participate more fully in society. Of the thousands of adult literacy tutors in the ProLiteracy member network, 85% are volunteers! Find Volunteer Opportunities in Your Area.
Tutor at least once a week; attend one 4-hour tutor workshop for certification as an adult literacy tutor. Participate in one-hour workshops offered during the year to reinforce your tutoring skills. After completing training, tutors volunteer their time for 1 to 2 hours at least once a week.
Literacy Volunteers of Charlottesville/Albemarle Our mission is to help individuals become better workers, consumers, neighbors, citizens, and parents primarily through one-to-one tutoring. We imagine a community where every adult has the literacy and English language skills he or she needs to live a fulfilling and productive life in.
Since then we have grown to provide Adult Basic Education and English Language classes, GED preparation, and one-on-one volunteer tutoring to over 2,500 students a year as well as serving hundreds of children and families through our Family Literacy program.