LVA completes rally to promote literacy
- Review. Ferro, Trenton R.; Dean, Gary J. // Adult Learning;Sep/Oct95, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p6
Reports on the potential of two publications from Literacy Volunteers of America to reach wider audiences. Names of publications and their contents.
- Zonta Club fun-night-out raises $2,000 for Literacy Volunteers. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;03/03/97, Vol. 7 Issue 22, p28
Reports that the Literacy Volunteers of America is the beneficiary of a Fun-Night-Out fundraiser sponsored by the Zonta Club. Total amount received from the fundraiser.
- Under her spell. // People;1/8/96, Vol. 45 Issue 1, p110
Reports that Annie Plummer a Literacy Volunteer of America distributes a number of dictionary's to all third grade students. When she started her crusade; Her comments.
- February marked as Literacy Month by Orange group of tutor volunteers. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;02/17/97, Vol. 7 Issue 21, p3
Focuses on the Literacy Volunteers of America's (LVA) tutorial services for illiterate adults in Orange County, New York. Emphasis on literacy's importance to personal freedom and the continuation of a democratic society; Training of volunteers for tutoring.
- Literacy Volunteers to open new office. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;9/02/96, Vol. 7 Issue 9, p35
Reports on Literacy Volunteers of America-Dutchess County's holding of an open house in its office at Poughkeepsie, New York State.
- Reading Rally ready to roll on in 1998. // Reading Today;Dec97/Jan98, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p12
Reports that more than 70 sites in 30 states in the United States and the District of Columbia have signed up for the 1998 Increadible Reading Rally, an annual two-week event in which children and adults raise money for and awareness of the Literacy Volunteers of America (LVA). Background on...
- Volunteers are bringing reading skills to nearly 40,000 area adults. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;05/22/2000, Vol. 11 Issue 8, p42
Features the Literacy Volunteers of America, which focuses its efforts on tutoring adults. Intensive training of volunteers; Request to the Warwick Savings Foundation for operating capital.
- Literacy Volunteers help area workers attain reading skills. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;10/25/99-11/01/99, Vol. 10 Issue 19, p46
Reports on the reading program offered by the Literacy Volunteers of America to adults in Orange County, New York. Offer of free one-on-one meetings in confidential settings; Preparations for volunteers; Contact information.
- Laubach, LVA announce plans to merge. // Reading Today;Aug/Sep2001, Vol. 18 Issue 7, p9
Announces the merger plan of volunteer literacy organizations Laubach Literacy International company and Literacy Volunteers of America Inc. Information on the organization which will result from the merger.