We recently updated our press release site. Press releases submitted before February 6, 2012 are displayed below. For the most recent releases, click here.

A New Year’s Resolution That Will Help Another All Year Long

Bangor -

BANGOR, Maine –  Literacy Volunteers of Bangor asks you to consider expanding your 2011 New Year’s resolutions and help a member of our community improve his/her literacy. Prior teaching experience, foreign language skills, and/or a degree in education are not required.

Tutor training is available starting in January 2012. For those volunteers, interested in helping adults improve their reading, the classes are on a series of Wednesday mornings and start on January 11th. Those interested in teaching English as another language have classes that are on Monday and Wednesday evenings starting on Jan. 18. For a complete list of training dates and times, please visit www.lvbangor.org and look under “What’s Happening” or you can contact Literacy Volunteers of Bangor at 947-8451.

All training is located at United Technologies Center, 200 Hogan Road. The course fee is $35; scholarships are available. Register by calling Literacy Volunteers of Bangor at 947-8451 or email suzannefolsom@lvbangor.org.

For More Information:

Contact Name: Suzanne Folsom

Telephone Number: (207)947-8451

Website: http://www.lvbangor.org

Email: suzannefolsom@lvbangor.org