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  • Project READ

    A program designed to serve individuals, 17 years of age and above, providing participants with supported practice in basic reading, math and English language skills. Project READ is the perfect program for prospective learners who are looking to improve their skills to further their education or qualify to enter the workforce.

    Project READ matches students with trained volunteer tutors from the community. Prospective participants can enjoy the flexibility of scheduled session times and locations according to their availability.

    Interested in becoming a tutor?

    Did you know? An estimated four million Illinois adults have low skills in performing reading and math tasks that keep them from using printed/written information to function successfully in today’s society.

    More than 60,000 people in L&C's district struggle with basic literacy. Are you ready to make a difference in your community by helping others learn how to read, understand math or improve their English language skills? You do not have to be a college graduate or a teacher to tutor. Project READ trains you. Inquire today about helping another individual learn to read or improve their skills.