Information Notice for Prospective Board Members

March 1st, 2019

Many adults in Montgomery County lack the literacy skills to be able to participate fully in the community and local economy. In addition, approximately 40% of Montgomery County residents have a language other than English as their first or primary language. The Literacy Council of Montgomery County (LCMC) is a nonprofit organization whose work is

Now Accepting Applications for the 2019 ESL Legacy Scholarship

January 22nd, 2019

Every year, the ESL Legacy Scholarship provide college scholarship support to children whose parents studied English as a Second Language through classes or tutoring offered by the Literacy Council of Montgomery County. In providing financial support, the scholarship seeks to enable financially disadvantaged youth to pursue higher education. The award symbolically honors their parents for demonstrating

LCMC Statement on Recent National Events

August 21st, 2017

The tragic ethnically-motivated incident in Charlottesville last weekend and the ensuing reaction demonstrate the continuing need for appreciation and support in our country for people of all races, religions, ethnicity, sexual orientation, and languages. For more than 50 years, the Literacy Council of Montgomery County has proudly served the English language needs of students regardless

Annual Meeting

May 16th, 2016

Thursday, May 26, 2016 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM RSVP here. 6:30 PM business meeting open to all. Click here for the FY17 slate of Board nominees. All attendees will be able to vote. Click here to review the FY17 budget.

Continuing Tutor Education

May 10th, 2016

Attend our Continuing Tutor Education (CTE) session to enhance your tutoring techniques this summer! Supplementary Help for Students Having Trouble Learning to Read Facilitated by Meg Chandler, Tutor Trainer Wednesday, June 22, 2016 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM LCMC Office, Rockville Library This CTE will present excellent supplementary ideas that will allow you to review Laubach

Save the Date – Scrabble® Scramble 2016

October 23rd, 2015

Join us on March 13, 2016, at the Bolger Center in Potomac for LCMC’s 8th Annual Scrabble® Scramble! For more information, click here.

Rockville Rewards Card – Give a Little and Save a Lot!

August 31st, 2015

 What is the Rockville Rewards Card? Do you love to shop and eat in Rockville? How would you like to save money while helping the Literacy Council of Montgomery County (LCMC)? Did you know that 100% of the sales of the Rockville Rewards Card goes to the nonprofit of your choice – in this case LCMC!

Become an Adult Literacy Tutor – Help Adults Help Their Children Succeed!

August 6th, 2015

Adults who can’t read often have children with reading problems, too. Help break the cycle — become an adult literacy tutor! Join an information session today! Rockville Library, First Floor Meeting Room – August 24th, 7:30 PM- 9:00 PM & September 2nd, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM White Oak Library, Medium Meeting Room, August 27th 11:00

Fall 2015 English Class Flyers Now Available in Six Languages!

August 5th, 2015

The LCMC Fall 2015 English Class Flyers are available in six languages: For English –   Click Here. For Spanish – Click Here. For Korean – Click Here. For French – Click Here. For Amharic – Click Here. For Mandarin – Click Here.

Continuing Tutor Education

June 8th, 2015

Literacy Doesn’t Take a Summer Break! Continuing Tutor Education sessions are scheduled throughout the summer.