Support Literacy

Your support is key
to our students’ success

Your generosity directly benefits adults learning to read, write, do math and improve other vital skills. Your donation makes it possible to reach more people and provide more services at no cost to our students, and your contribution is tax deductible.

Become a member of LVCC

Poem Level

Receive a $5 gift certificate to our bookstore and our newsletter.

Drama Level

Receive a $10 gift certificate to our bookstore, up to five half-priced books and our newsletter.

Novel Level

Receive a $20 gift certificate to our bookstore, up to ten half-priced books, an LVCC book bag and our newsletter.

$25 / yr

$50 / yr

$100 / yr

To become a member, please complete our Membership Form

Become a corporate sponsor

Corporate sponsorships go a long way in sustaining LVCC’s crucial literacy programs and keeping them free of charge.

Join our other generous corporate sponsors in supporting adult literacy while getting the word out about your business.

To become a corporate sponsor, please call (716) 366-4438 or complete our Corporate Sponsorship Form and email it to [email protected].

Other Ways to Support LVCC


Make us your charity of choice on AmazonSmile and a portion of your eligible purchases will be donated to LVCC.

Volunteer in our bookstore

The bookstore is an important part of our operation. Help keep it open and ready to serve our community.

Checks or Money Orders

Please make your check or money order out to Literacy Volunteers of Chautauqua County and mail it to our headquarters at 10 Park Place, Fredonia, NY 14063.

Donate Books

LVCC’s used bookstore, The Next Chapter, is always looking for gently used books. Help us keep our shelves stocked and our community reading by donating books, CDs, audiobooks and comics.

United Way

Literacy Volunteers of Chautauqua County is a United Way Donor Choice. Please contact your local United Way office for the necessary forms.

Matching Gifts

Many companies offer employees a matching gift that doubles your charitable donation. Contact your employer’s human resources department to find out if your company has a matching gift program.

Bequests and Planned Giving

You may wish to remember adult literacy in your will. Or you may wish to do something today that will create a legacy of literacy for future generations. Planned giving can include gifts both now and in the future through:

Stock and Securities
IRAs Life Insurance
Charitable Remainder/Lead Trusts

Please consult with your financial and legal advisers about the best option(s) for your situation.