Update on Literacy Volunteers of Broome-Tioga Counties’ Response on the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Dear LVBTC students, tutors, and friends:
Literacy Volunteers of Broome-Tioga Counties (LVBTC) is implementing new procedures in line with the Broome County Public Library and the Broome County State of Emergency to help ensure the health and safety of our students, tutors, staff, and community.
The Broome County Public Library (BCPL) will be closed to the public from March 16 at 6:00 pm through March 29, 2020. The Literacy Volunteers of Broome-Tioga County offices will be closed in alignment with the BCPL. The Library will reassess further closure. Please continue to check the BCPL and LVBTC websites for program and schedule updates. Our staff will be working remotely. If you need to contact any of us, please email:
RenelleLVBTC@gmail.com, MarieLVBTC@gmail.com, or KristenLVBTC@aol.com.
All of our Literacy Labs/Classes and one-to-one tutoring at the BCPL and offsite locations will be closed in alignment with the Broome and Tioga County Schools which are currently closed through Monday, April 13, 2020.
We will continue to update our website, Facebook page, and phone voicemail message with current information. We will also send email updates to students and tutors that have email addresses on file.
United Way of Broome County has the latest information and good resources on the Coronavirus at https://www.uwbroome.org/latest-information-coronavirus/. If you have any questions or concerns, please leave a message at our office at 778-6406. We will be checking it remotely and responding as soon as possible.
We appreciate your patience and understanding during this difficult time for all of us.
Thank you and please stay healthy!
Adults who read succeed.
Call our office today at
(607) 778-6406 to find out how you can help.
The mission of Literacy Volunteers of Broome/Tioga Counties is to assist adults in developing functioning literacy skills. This includes improving the student’s ability to read and write, perform basic math functions, and to use computers, as well as to speak and comprehend the English language. The service is provided at no cost to students. We utilize trained volunteers to provide these confidential educational services through a learner-centered approach that values and honors individual student needs and goals.
Literacy Volunteers of Broome/Tioga Co.
185 Court Street
Binghamton, NY 13901
(located on the 2nd floor of the Broome County Public Library)
Hours of Operation
Open to Public Monday-Friday 10:30-2:30
Other times by appointments