We are a volunteer-based 501(c)(3) organization providing free, individualized tutoring in English to help people meet their goals and enhance their contribution to the community.

 

We also offer workshops to train volunteers in tutoring basic reading and writing skills and English as a second language.

 

 

OUR STUDENTS ARE FROM ALL OVER!

China

Colombia

Israel

Mexico

Mongolia

Poland

Somalia

Spain

Thailand

United States

Vietnam

Lebanon

Puerto Rico

South Korea

Honduras

Iran

Japan

Turkey

Peru

Pakistan

Nepal

Bangladesh

Russia

Ukraine

Indonesia

Taiwan

and of course the United States!



Our volunteer tutors complete a twelve-hour training approved by ProLiteracy. All instruction is free. Tutoring sessions are held at the public places, times, and days that are convenient to both tutors and students. Tutoring materials are located at the Rapid City Public Library.

 

Tutors and students are encouraged to meet a minimum of once a week and to work as partners in setting goals.

Thank You Volunteers!

OUR OFFICERS 2021

tba, President

DJ Adelman, Vice President

Brian Utzman, Secretary

Joanie Mantei, Treasurer

Jin Washington, Program Coordinator
Chris Heacock
Linda Peterson
Peggy Saunders

Al Rutherford

Judy Pehrson

Camilla Whitman

Jody Demoise

Nancy Hamby

Amanda Dahl

Beka Larcher

Jerry Cooper

PLEASE SPREAD THE WORD!

TELL SOMEBODY ABOUT OUR PROGRAM!

VOLUNTEER TO BE A TUTOR!

DONATE TO THE ORGANIZATION!

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Contact us through the Rapid City Public Libraries at 605.394.4171 

Serving the Rapid City, SD area for more than 30 years

© 2016 Literacy Council of the Black Hills

 a 501(c)(3) organization EIN 46-0384259