AmeriCorps VISTA

We Launched the Literacy KC Podcast!

We want everyone in Kansas City to know about the free services Literacy KC offers to help adults improve their reading, writing, math, and digital skills. To help get the word out we launched our own Literacy KC podcast series. Over the next few months we’ll share a series of audio interviews with our students, [...]

By | February 16th, 2017|About Literacy KC, AmeriCorps VISTA|Comments Off on We Launched the Literacy KC Podcast!

Kansas City AmeriCorps VISTAs Needed!

As we celebrate the holiday season, it is common to spend time and resources being generous to others. As we look forward to a new year, Literacy KC & AmeriCorps VISTA have new opportunities for people that want to make a difference in the Kansas City community! Along with managing the VISTAs at Literacy KC, we [...]

By | December 22nd, 2016|AmeriCorps VISTA|2 Comments

Seeing the Change: A Literacy KC Experience

by Gabriell Smith I had the nervous feelings that everyone has had on their first day of work. The non-profit world wasn’t new to me, but this non-profit was new. Literacy KC welcomed me with open arms, of course. Between my coworkers, the students, and even my office (though it’s very cold)—Literacy KC made settling in [...]

By | December 1st, 2016|About Literacy KC, AmeriCorps VISTA, For Volunteers|Comments Off on Seeing the Change: A Literacy KC Experience