Help Us to Invest in a Better, Brighter Future Today!
The Literacy Council of Grand Island relies on charitable contributions from our individual donors and corporate partners alongside grants to support the costs of our learner-centered programs.
Since 1981, your support has allowed us to expand the number of students served, tutors trained, and staff necessary to transform lives every year.
The Literacy Council is a 501(c)(3) organization so your gifts will be tax deductible.
In-Kind Charitable Donation Requests
Facilitate Student Learning
Whiteboard markers and erasers
Improve one-on-one tutoring sessions
New or gently used only please.
Word games/flash cards
Vocabulary flash cards
Money flash cards/play money
ESL resource books
Educational board games
$25 Provides 1 One-on-One Tutoring student textbook
$50 Allows us to operate our Language and Learning Lab for 1 day
$100 Provides 1 weekly Group Class to students
Our Giving Partners
The Literacy Council expresses deep thanks and gratitude to our Corporate Partners for their donations and ongoing support.
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
Bank of the West
Dollar General Literacy Foundation
Earl & Maxine Claussen Trust
Equitable Bank Charitable Foundation
First National Bank
Grand Island Community Foundation
Heartland United Way
National Book Fund
National Literacy Directory Innovation Grant
Peter Kiewit Foundation
Principal Financial Group Foundation
Union Pacific Foundation
Vern & Esther Taylor Trust