Sunday, January 28, 2024

Diablo Valley Literacy Council NEEDS TUTORS!


VOLUNTEERS, Would you like to BE an English tutor and help an immigrant to improve their opportunities? 

The Diablo Valley Literacy Council welcomes volunteers to tutor adults in English in the Diablo Valley area of Concord, Martinez, Pleasant Hill, Clayton, Pacheco, Walnut Creek, and Lafayette.

We need tutors who can commit to 1 or 2 hours of tutoring per week on a regular basis.

We provide training, match you to a student and help start your 1-on-1 tutoring.

Our next tutor orientation will be in September 2024
September 7th 10:00 - 12:00 noon
and September 14th 10:00am - 1:00pm

Fellowship Hall of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church

4000 Clayton Road in Concord

Please note that both sessions must be attended.

Cost: $20 registration fee covers dues for 2024

For more information or to sign up select menu option VOLUNTEER TO TUTOR
 Alternatively you may leave a message at (925) 685-3881 or email


ENGLISH LEARNERS, Would you like to request an English tutor?  

Click REQUEST to sign up online. If you would rather use a paper form Click Here for a downloadable form with the information we need you to complete for us.  At the bottom of the form is the address to which the completed form may be returned.


Thursday, January 25, 2024


Annual DVLC Member Get-Together

Saturday January 27

uPresentation of Dolly Parton's Imagination Library and the California Statewide roll out of the program. Providing insight into the importance of 'why' access to books matters and the impact of providing access. Sharing examples of the resources and books linked to the program, including the Bilingual Spanish/English book collection.

Tuesday, December 12, 2023

 DVLC Holiday Potluck - our first since 2019!

Tutors, English learners, family members, friends enjoyed scrumptious dishes and scintillating companionship


DVLC joined the Concord 4th of July Parade in 2023! 

Go to 1:46:44 in the above link to see the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church float

Diablo Valley Literacy Council is mentioned at 1:47:19