Changing Lives Beyond Words.
Literacy improves health by removing barriers to understanding care. 
                         Changing Lives Beyond Words.
Literacy removes barriers to employment.
                          Changing Lives Beyond Words.
Literacy brings families together.
Changing Lives Beyond Words.
Thank You!

Our sincere appreciation goes out to all those who attended and contributed to the success of our recent annual Holiday Gala & Silent Auction.  Your generous participation made the evening a very special affirmation of LVA’s Mission.

Your generosity helps us to continue planting the seeds of literacy throughout our area. Feel free to contact us to learn more about how your donation is used to train tutors, match them with students and track their progress to a fuller, more literate life. The work you support improves lives "Beyond Words".

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-LVA-CA Videos-

Literacy Volunteers

The essential interaction: Tutors with students. It is during these sessions that LVA-CA's Mission becomes reality. Over time, with mutual respect, earnest effort and compassion, the impossible becomes possible.

Videography by VeronaDesign ( Music by Kevin MacLeod ( Production Collaborator - Brian Morris (

Training the Tutors

Preparing volunteer tutors to teach someone a skill we take for granted is our organization's greatest challenge. Through the dedication of our trainers and tutors our Mission bears fruit in the most remarkable ways.

Conversation Groups

These small gatherings provide students with the opportunity to practise what they have learned and expand their vocabulary the "old-fashioned way" - through conversation.

Videography by VeronaDesign ( Music by Kevin MacLeod (