180 N. College Avenue, Room 103
Contact Name: Tracy Pound
Mission: Creating & delivering exceptional literacy learning opportunities for the residents of Lambton County. Literacy Lambton (Organization for Literacy in Lambton) is a non-profit serving Sarnia-Lambton since 1989. Funded by the Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development to provide adults 19+ with FREE help to improve their reading, writing, math, basic computer skills and digital knowledge. Offered solely through generous community donors and sponsors, we offer Train Your Brain, a FREE play-based program helping elementary school-aged kids improve their math & reading skills. You will often spot us in the community championing the love of reading within Sarnia-Lambton. Read to your babies from birth and they will grow into passionate readers and successful learners.
The lifeblood of Literacy Lambton is our volunteers! We are run by a volunteer governance Board. Various positions exist on our non-Board committees including Finance and Promotions. This can be an entry point into a Board role. Our volunteers help out in our adult learning space working 1:1 or in small group settings with our adult learners. Volunteers assist the smooth-running of our kids’ programs. Opportunities may exist for high school students to attain their volunteer hours. Contact us, email@example.com to see how your skills & interests match with a meaningful experience as a Literacy Lambton volunteer. All volunteers are interviewed to find the best fit and opportunity for you. A police check is required and there is an orientation/on-boarding process.
Literacy: New Board members (starting January 2022)
Posted on November 5th, 2021
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Literacy Lambton Promotion Committee
Posted on April 16th, 2019
This role may interest community members looking to stay at the committee level or a chance to participate in Literacy Lambton prior to Board-level commitment. POSITION OVERVIEW: Generate and help plan fundraising/event ideas Champion the love of literacy amplifying our social media messaging Participate as an enthusiastic ambassador at Sarnia-Lambton community events COMMITMENT: Promotion Committee […]Read More
Literacy Lambton Train Your Brain Volunteers
Posted on April 16th, 2019
Subject to Ontario Government COVID-19 Restrictions: Train Your Brain is a FREE play-based learning program for kids currently enrolled in Grades 3 & 4. Children are engaged in various math & reading games/activities to help improve their foundational numeracy/literacy skills and their confidence as a learner. program offered in a 6-8 week window (pending funding) […]Read More