Welcome to the Literacy Volunteers of Lake County

Did You Know?

  • One in four Lake County adults cannot read the information on a bottle of medicine?
  • More than 1 of every 20 Lake County adults has less than a 9th grade education?
  • Approximately 30,000 Lake County adults are classified as illiterate?

Our Mission:
To eradicate adult illiteracy in Lake County, Illinois.

To donate go to "How to Help" tab.


Current Events: See News & Events tab for more info.

Join us for our upcoming events:

The Barbara Babb Memorial Walk/Fun Run for Literacy. Saturday, September 26, 2015
Van Patten Woods Forest Preserve, Route 173, east of Route 41; Wadsworth, Illinois. Please see News & Events for more details.