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Learn what it is like to be a tutor or a student at the Literacy Council in the article: Mountain Causes, Asheville Citizen-TimesClick here for a pdf version.

Learn about one of our amazing tutors
in WNC Woman. Click here for a pdf version.

Read the top five New Year's resolutions of Literacy Council students in an article published by The Laurel of Asheville.
Click here for a pdf version.

Read the article about helping our students achieve
their goals in the The Biltmore Beacon, page 4.

Our Authors for Literacy event featuring James Patterson was mentioned in an Asheville Citizen-Times article about authors who visited WNC in 2014. Click here for a pdf version.

     Read the GivingTuesday article in the Asheville Citizen Times that featured the Literacy Council. Click here for pdf version.

Become a volunteer tutor! The next orientation sessions for prospective volunteers will be on March 25, at 9am, and March 26, at 5:30pm. Prospective volunteers should choose one of these sessions to attend. RSVP to

volunteer schedule


Congratulations to R.J., an Adult Education student, who was able to read a book to his grandchild for the first time.

Congratulations to Richard, an Adult Education student who has worked diligently and made huge gains.

Congratulations to Gina Poore, one of our very dedicated Adult Education students.

Read our tutor's story about traveling to Mexico with her student.

Meet our star ESOL student this year, Elena Zinchenko.

Read about the inspiring Jimenez/Hernandez family, a whole family of Literacy Council students!

Meet Jesus Hernandez, Augustine Project student.

Congratulations to our students! 2 ESOL students earned U.S. citizenship and 2 Adult Ed student were awarded their GEDs in January.

Read our Febrary e-newsletter here.

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