LEWIS & CLARK LITERACY COUNCIL
The staff and volunteers of the Lewis and Clark Literacy Council will provide services in the form of one to one tutoring and small classes to the following populations and under the following conditions:
Adults, 18 years and older, in a variety of communities, not limited to Lewis and Clark County, but wherever those who need our services reside, providing tutors and resources are available.
Adults with a primary language other than English (English Language Learners), working to improve their English language skills in listening, speaking, reading or writing at all levels of proficiency.
Adults with Basic Literacy needs, working to improve their reading and writing skills or life skills, which could include getting their high school equivalency certificate or driver’s license.
Services can be provided through face to face meetings or through virtual and online meetings/interactions.
Services can be offered through additional programs, such as Book Pals, that are developed for families with school age children.
An important goal for all programs teaching English language and literacy skills is to improve the quality of life of the participants through more meaningful communication and active involvement with members of their community.
Adopted by the Board of Directors of the Lewis and Clark Literacy Council on March 16,2021,
as recorded in the approved minutes of March 16, 2021
Lewis & Clark Literacy Council does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, socioeconomic background, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, the appointment to and termination from its Board of Directors, hiring and firing of staff or contractors, selection of volunteers and students, selection of vendors, and providing of services.
Adopted by the Board of Directors of the Lewis and Clark Literacy Council on 3/15/22,
as recorded in the approved minutes on 4/13/22