A Community Learning Center
  • 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: Kody Janney
    Volunteer Spotlight: Kody Janney
    Kody has been volunteering at Literacy Source since 2004! She has worked both as a tutor and is currently teaching the ESL 4 class. LS: Where are you originally from? KJ: I am originally...
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  • Student Spotlight: Tenzin Sopa
    Student Spotlight: Tenzin Sopa
    Our student spotlight for September is Tenzin Sopa! Originally from Nepal, Tenzin moved to Seattle last September and has been taking classes at Literacy Source ever since. Tenzin has enrolled in ESL...
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