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Literacy Volunteers of Greater Augusta

Tutor and StudentThe mission of Literacy Volunteers of Greater Augusta – LVA is to promote and foster increased literacy for adults who have low literacy skills or those for whom English is not their native language through volunteer tutoring. We also encourage and aid individuals, groups, or organizations who want to help adults read better through a community communications program. All our services are provided free of charge to anyone in the Greater Augusta region. 

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A Member organization of ProLiteracy

Credit: Images licensed through Creative Commons by BooleanSplit, Liz West.

Community Matters More – Vote for Literacy

VoteBangor Savings Bank is offering a simple way to show support for your favorite nonprofits during the month of February and all it takes is a bit of your time. They are looking to you, the community, to assist them in distributing $100,000 to charitable organizations in Maine.

We want you to vote for Literacy Volunteers of Greater Augusta!

A total of 68 grants will be awarded to the organizations listed on the ballot and to the top 20 write-in recipients. The organizations in each of the eight regions (including write-ins) that get the most votes will receive $5,000 each. The remaining 60 organizations will each receive $1,000.

The 2015 Community Matters More voting takes place during the month of February, beginning February 1 and ending February 28. Winners will be announced in April.

Vote for Literacy Volunteers of Greater Augusta on Community Matters More or stopping by any of Bangor Savings Bank’s 56 branches statewide.

Red Barn Fundraiser – March 10th

Red Bard Cares Foundation

Rescheduled from January 27th to March 10th

Please come and join Literacy Volunteers of Greater Augusta and the Friends of the Lithgow Public Library for a wonderful evening of great food and company.

The Red Barn Restaurant (455 Riverside Drive, Augusta) is collaborating with our two great organizations for a fundraiser that will support education, reading and the love of books.

Come to the Red Barn Restaurant on MARCH 1o, 2015 between 4:00 and 6:00 pm to support our cause. For a small suggested donation of $6.00 you will be served a wonderful meal and the Red Barn will donate 90% of the fare to our two organizations.

Meal choices that evening are chicken or haddock “snack” meal – really a full meal. Other menu items and beverages may be purchased are not included in donation.

Find out more about the Red Barn Cares Foundation on their Facebook page…