Literacy Volunteers receives special needs grant from Valley United Way

Literacy Volunteers of Greater New Haven have received a Special Needs Grant of $1,150 from Valley United Way to support literacy tutor training for new volunteers in the Valley. The new tutor training will begin in April.

Literacy Volunteers of Greater New Haven is a non-profit educational organization whose mission is to, “To empower adults through literacy”. Their goal is to create a community where 100% literacy is the norm, and all adults have the literacy skills to get good jobs and help their children succeed in school. Literacy Volunteers recruits, trains, and supports volunteer tutors who, provide free Reading and English conversation classes.

For additional information about registering for a program, becoming a tutor, or making a charitable donation is available at or by calling (203)776-5899.