Adult Literacy Tutoring Program - Southwestern Illinois College

Project READ!

Learners matched with Trained Volunteers

Readers in Training

Literacy tutoring is offered to persons 17 years old and older who are not in enrolled in school but want to learn to read, write, and build basic math and English skills.


Volunteers from all walks of life who commit to at least two hours per week tutoring an individual or small group of students in a public setting.
*Training, books, and materials will be provided.

For more information, call:

Literacy Coordinator: Mary (Jenny) Margarida
618-235-2700, ext. 5462;
Toll-free in Illinois 866-942-SWIC (7942), ext. 5462

*This program was made possible by a grant awarded by the Illinois State Library (ISL), a division of the Office of Secretary of State, using state funds designated for literacy.