Reading is a basic tool in the living of a good life. Mortimer Adler


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The Literacy Council of Carroll County offers free, confidential, one-on-one tutoring to the adult population of Carroll County, MD. We are a volunteer organization receiving no government funding.  This allows us to keep our student information confidential.  We report demographics about the students to ProLiteracy and our supporters. 

How to Donate

You are welcome to use the convenient payment option on this site, or a check can be written to Literacy Council of Carroll County. Donations in kind are also accepted and necessary to the running of the Council.

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Be a sustaining donor – Set-up an automatic donation from your checking account or credit card - any amount $5.00 or above each month.  

$5 per month for a total gift of $60 (Bronze Level) $10 per month for a total gift of $120 (Silver Level)
$41.75 per month for a total gift of $501 (Golden Level)  $83.33 per month for a total gift of $1,000 (Platinum Level) 

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You can also spread the word about the Council to your friends and any associations of which you are a memeber.  This helps to increase our support and reach more people who might need our help.

Donations in Kind

Printers, computers, copy paper, ink, toner, colored paper, spiral notebooks for students, office furniture, contributions for our yard sales. 

If you are a retired teacher with sample texts or workbooks that you feel will be helpful as a resource please feel free to call us.

Thank you! Together we do so much more.