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Changing Lives...
   One Word at a Time.

In serving individuals and families in Central Ohio, Columbus Literacy Council strives to

  • Enable Future Education
  • Increase Employability
  • Encourage Civic Involvement
  • Promote Family Stability and Support

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Columbus Literacy Council is a volunteer-driven organization, and is always in need of enthusiastic and dedicated individuals to become volunteers. The Council prepares volunteers for service by having them enroll and complete the Council Training Program, LEAD. The LEAD course has been accredited by ProLiteracy and equips volunteers to work with low-literacy individuals. To find out more about the Council's specific volunteer opportunities, visit our Opportunities page. For more information on internship opportunities, visit our Internship page.

Upcoming LEAD training dates:

  • Saturday, May 16 from 2 - 5 p.m.  
  • Saturday, June 20 from 2 - 5 p.m.
  • Saturday, July 25 from 2 - 5 p.m.

If you are interested in volunteering, please submit a Registration Form by clicking here.