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Literacy Volunteers of Illinois

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Literacy Volunteers of Illinois is a adult education center based in Chicago, IL that was founded in 1979. As of 2019 they had $1.1 million in revenue and $330,879 in assets.

Literacy volunteers of Illinois is a non for profit statewide organization committed to developing and supporting volunteer literacy programs that help familiies, adults, and out of school teens increase their literacy skills.

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Program areas at Literacy Volunteers of Illinois

The volunteer outreach for community action in literacy, herein referred to as vocal, is a federally funded national service program that recruits, trains and places americorps members in community and faith-based agencies to serve as tutors, tutor recruiters, and classroom aides in adult basic literacy and english as a second language programs. Throughout the fiscal year, vocal received $209,651 of donated services.

The training center involves research, policy advising, and program development at the local, state, and national levels. It also serves as a clearing house for information and referral, sponsors two annual conferences, and provides evaluative services for the uic center for literacys family start literacy centers.

Jump start is a one-to-one tutoring program in the Illinois youth centers, which are state-operated secure centers for delinquent youth. The program serves two types of youth - low level youth performing below a 6th grade level and higher level youth pursuing a ged. Youth are referred to the program by teachers, but participation is voluntary.

Form 990s for Literacy Volunteers of Illinois

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-06Dec 9, 2019990View PDF
2018-06Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Mar 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Jul 13, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Feb 8, 2016990View PDF
...and nine more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Literacy Volunteers of Illinois

Total grants, contributions, etc.$730,227
Program services$406,399
Investment income and dividends$0
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$1,136,626

Vendors for Literacy Volunteers of Illinois

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
PayPalFundraising software; Payment processing2020-01-17
█████████Marketing software2020-01-17
█████ ████ ███ ███Tax accounting2019-10-29

Personnel at Literacy Volunteers of Illinois

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Dorothy MiasoExecutive Director$61,880April 30, 2020
Melissa AuerStart Program Director and Program Coordinator of Jump Start Iyc - ST.-April 30, 2020
███████ █████Past Executive Director-Dec. 1, 2014

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