Literacy Volunteers of Kanawha County
Serving the literacy needs of Kanawha County since 1981
Welcome to Literacy Volunteers of Kanawha County
If you’re looking for high quality and personalized literacy services, you’ve come to the right place. At Literacy Volunteers of Kanawha County, we’ll give you the attention and confidential services you deserve. We offer no cost, quality, one-on-one tutoring by highly trained volunteers. Literacy Volunteers of Kanawha County has been located in Charleston and serving Kanawha County youth and adults since 1981. Let us put our experience to work for you.
For more information please
16 Leon Sullivan Way, Room 303
Charleston, WV 25301
Tutor Training Workshop
Our next Tutor Training Workshop will be held April 7 (6-9pm) and April 8 (9am-5pm) at First Presbyterian Church in Charleston. All training is provided at no cost to participants. Call 304.343.7323 to register.
Literacy Group Pushes for Reading Program
Read the article about a partnership proposed by Literacy Volunteers of Kanawha County to the Kanawha County Board of Education here!
Looking for New Students!
Our last tutor training was a huge success and we have 8 tutors trained, motivated, and ready to help students age 6 and up! There is no charge for our services. Please call the office (304.343.7323) to sign up!
Little Free Library Project
Literacy Volunteers of Kanawha County is partnering with Habitat for Humanity to sponsor the Little Free Library Project. The project is a “take a book, return a book” gathering place where neighbors share their favorite literature and stories. You can see a short video on how the project works here. The project will kick off at an event June 17th from 6-8pm at the Habitat for Humanity's community room. More details can be found here. Literacy Volunteers of Kanawha County was featured in an article in the State Journal. Read the article here. Literacy Volunteers of Kanawha County held their annual fundraiser at Taylor Books on August 23, 2012. Read the article about this event here.
Literacy Volunteers of Kanawha County received a grant from the Wilson Fund to provide tutor training. See more information on the upcoming schedule on the Volunteer page!