Who We Are
Literacy Volunteers of Illinois was founded in 1979 to serve as a technical assistance
and training agency for volunteer literacy programs affiliated with the national Literacy Volunteers of America organization.  LVI began by working with just four LVA programs,
and today provides an array of resources and services to staff, tutors, and
students in some 100 adult literacy programs statewide.
Literacy Volunteers of Illinois is a statewide organization committed to developing
and supporting volunteer literacy programs that help families, adults and out-of-school
teens increase their literary skill.
  • Establish a network of trained and dedicated tutors;
  • Foster student leadership; 
  • Make our services available to as many individuals as possible;                            
  • Increase awareness of our services to the broadest possible audience. 
  • We treat tutors and students with courtesy, dignity and respect;                            
  • We build our programs and networks with integrity;
  • We make our services available to all in need, without discrimination;                   
  • We practice sound fiscal management;
  • We honor our commitments.              

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25th Annual
Tutor and Adult Learner Conference
Outstanding Tutor Awards
Tutor of the Year  
Literacy Leader Legacy Award
 See pictures from the
2015 Conference
on our Facebook page! 
Thank you for attending our SCRABBLE for Literacy Challenge!
 To see who won, click here.  

Literacy Volunteers of Illinois  |  30 East Adams, Suite 600  |  Chicago, IL 60603
Phone: 312-857-1582  |  E-mail: info@lvillinois.org