In Chautauqua County, about one in five adults are functionally illiterate
In 35% of Chautauqua County homes, a language other than English is the spoken language
Not being able to talk to your child's doctor or teacher
Not being able to fill out a job application or write a resume
Not being able to read medical instructions, labels, warning signs, or ballots
Not being able to read a letter from a friend or a recipe
Not being able to read a night time stories to your children
Many people who are unable to read or write, can't afford private literacy classes. At Literacy Volunteers of Chautauqua, we offer free tutoring to teach adults how to read and write. With your support, we can reach more people.
Please support us in our mission to transform these lives.