A Community Learning Center
  • Hiring New AmeriCorps for 2015-16

    Are you between the ages of 18 and 25 and looking to make a big impact in the community? Work for Literacy Source as an AmeriCorps Member - Adult Literacy Instructor! Enjoy fulfilling, challenging work in the beautiful city of Seattle.

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  • Welcome to Literacy Source!

    Literacy Source has provided adult literacy services in the Seattle area since 1986. Our mission is to build a literate community and promote self-sufficiency by providing learner-centered instruction to adults in English literacy and basic life skills. We offer Adult Basic Education, ESL classes and tutoring, computer literacy, workplace skills, citizenship and civics classes, and GED preparation classes.

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Become a Student!

Classes that help you learn what you need so you can find work, get a better job, help your kids with school, and become more involved in the community.

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Want to Volunteer?

There are a variety of volunteer roles available at Literacy Source, depending on your interests, skills and time. Some positions include: tutor, administrative assistant…

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Donate Now

Your tax-deductible donation helps adult learners work towards literacy, language skills, citizenship, better jobs, and better lives through free classroom and tutor instruction.

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A few words from us

  • Volunteer Spotlight: Eric Schmidt
    Volunteer Spotlight: Eric Schmidt
    Meet Eric Schmidt, volunteer tutor since April 2014 at the King County Correctional Facility! LS: Where are you originally from? What brought you here? ES: My family moved here from rural Ohio...
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  • Student Spotlight: Pedro Arellano-Barajas
    Student Spotlight: Pedro Arellano-Barajas
    Pedro Arellano-Barajas is this month’s student spotlight! Pedro attended classes for nearly 25 hours, and won the raffle for the students who came for 15 hours or more. Originally from Mexico, Pedro...
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