Literacy Council of Montgomery County ( provides English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) and basic literacy instruction to adult learners. It conducts intensive ESOL classes and recruits volunteers to tutor 1,500 adult learners annually so they can secure and retain jobs, get promotions, help their children with homework and become U.S. citizens. Serves: Montgomery County

What a donation buys:

• $250 covers the annual cost of tutoring for two adults.

• $1,000 supplies books and materials for 15 adults.

• $10,000 pays the classroom rental fees for 12 10-week ESOL class sessions.

 Volunteer opportunities:

• Weekly: Tutor an adult learner for two hours weekly.

• Internships

• Student Service Learning hours

Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Archive »Related Articles

MCPS School Calendar Surveys Show Community Preferences for Closures

Survey drew thousands of responses

County Expands Its Role at Glen Echo Park Through New Agreement with National Park Service

Under the 10-year pact, the arts and entertainment venue will remain open if there are federal shutdowns

Discovery Reportedly Close To Choosing a Buyer for Silver Spring HQ

Potomac-based Foulger-Pratt said to be one of two final bidders

District 39 Sen. Nancy King Named To Chair Powerful Committee in Annapolis

Senate president also promotes MoCo Sens. Brian Feldman and Will Smith
Edit Module Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit Module


Your Guides to Leading
Local Professionals

Edit Module

Talk With Us

On Social Media


Edit Module
Edit ModuleEdit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags