Series or Serial: Fact Sheet 5
Publisher: USDE, Division of Adult Education and Literacy
Published At: Washington, DC
Date Published: 1998
Distributor: Clearinghouse on Adult Education and Literacy, Division of Adult Education and Literacy, Office of Vocational and Adult Education, U.S. Department of Education
Source Address: 400 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Mary E. Switzer Bldg, Room 4428
Source City/State/Zip: Washington DC 20202-7240
Material Type: Information Analysis
Intended Audience: General
Physical Media: Print
Physical Description: 2 p.
Subjects: Adult Literacy; Volunteers
This fact sheet briefly summaries the opportunities for volunteers in adult literacy programs in the United States. Characteristics of volunteer instruction and agency contact information is given. Online users should be aware that as of 2012, the federal volunteer structure was basically unchanged. However, the two independent volunteer literacy organizations featured in the fact sheet, Literacy Volunteers of America (LVA) and Laubach Literacy Action (LLA), merged in 2002 to form ProLiteracy www.proliteracy.org/?
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