North Suburban Volunteer Literacy Programs

Chinese Mutual Aid Association-Elgin
164 Division Street #406
Elgin, Illinois 60120 
Phone: (224) 227-7499 
Fax: (847) 269-7844
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Program Contact: James Pirovano
Communities Served:
Elgin, South Elgin, Wayne, St Charles, Compton Hills, Dundee, Carpentersville, Algonquin, Gilberts, Sleepy Hollow, Pingree Grove, Hampshire, Burlington, Streamwood, Hanover Park and Bartlett.
Services Offered: ESL Classes, Healthcare Bridge Class 
Volunteer Needed: N/A
District 214 Community Education
Read to Learn Adult Literacy/Volunteer Program
Forest View Education Center 
2121 S. Goebbert Road 
Arlington Heights, Illinois 60005 
Phone: (847) 718-7724 
Fax: (847) 718-7927
Program Contact: Karen Oswald
Communities Served:
Arlington Heights, Buffalo Grove, Des Plaines, Elk Grove Village, Hoffman Estates, Mt Prospect, Prospect Heights, Rolling Meadows, Schaumburg, Wheeling, and Surrounding Area
Services Offered: Basic Reading & ESL Tutor Training; ESL, ABE & GED Classes, Workplace & Family Literacy 
Volunteer Needed: Basic Reading Tutoring 

McHenry County College 
Adult Education 
8900 U.S. Highway 14 
Crystal Lake, Illinois 60012 
Phone: (815) 455-8542 
Fax: (815) 479-7721 
Program Contact:
Marie Day 
Communities Served: 
McHenry County
Services Offered:
Basic Reading and Math, ESL Tutoring, GED Preparation Classes, Citizenship Preparation Classes
Volunteer Needed: Basic Reading and Math & ESL Tutoring 

Midwest Asian American Center 
16 East Schaumburg Road, Unit 1A
Schaumburg, Illinois 60194
Phone: (773) 262-8650  
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM; Saturday - Sunday 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 
Program Contact: Vandana Dalal 
Communities Served:  Mt. Prospect, Schaumburg, Hoffman Estates and surrounding areas
Services Offered: Basic Reading, ESL Tutoring, ABE Classes 
Volunteer Needed: Basic Reading & ESL Tutoring, Computer Training 

Oakton Community College
Volunteers in Teaching Adults (VITA) 
Learn to Read to Learn, GED and ESL 
7701 N. Lincoln Ave. 
Skokie, Illinois 60077 
Phone: (847) 635-1426 
Fax: (847) 635-1478 
Office Hours:
Monday - Friday 8:15 AM - 5:00 PM; Summer Hours: Monday - Thursday 7:45 AM - 5:00 PM 
Program Contact: Ms. Linda Davis
Services Offered: Basic Reading, Math & ESL Tutoring, GED Classes, Workplace & Family Literacy 
Volunteer Needed: Basic Reading, Math & ESL Tutoring
Waukegan Public Library
Adult Literacy Tutoring Program 
128 N. County St. 
Waukegan, Illinois 60085 
Phone: (847) 623-2041 
Fax: (847) 623-2094
Office Hours:
Mon. - Fri. 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 
Evening Hours: Mon. - Thurs 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM 
Program Contact: Josh Anderson
Communities Served: Lake County 
Services Offered: Basic Reading, ESL, Writing & Math Tutoring; ABE & GED Classes, Workplace & Family Literacy, Digital Literacy 

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