Mission: Literacy volunteers association cape-atlantic helps individuals in atlantic and cape may counties improve their english language skills so they can participate more fully in family, workplace and community life.
Programs: In atlantic and cape may counties, approximately 50,000 people read below a sixth grade level. Lva recruits, trains and supports volunteer tutors to provide individualized instruction to adults functioning at the lowest literacy levels. Students are assessed and matched with tutors who meet with them in public places such as libraries and churches
students set their own literacy goals such as gaining employment, preparing for the us citizenship test, obtaining a driver's license or preparing for ged instruction. Tutors prepare lesson plans directed toward helping students achieve their goals.