We’re Hiring: Foundation Relations Manager

Foundation Relations Manager Position Description POSITION: The Literacy Lab is seeking an organized, proactive Foundation Relations Manager to support the organization’s continued growth and sustainability. The Foundation Relations Manager is responsible for managing and growing the foundation grants portfolio in collaboration with the Director of Advancement, to support the organization’s strategic direction. This position is … Read more

Gallery: 2019 Impact Awards

From Literacy Lab cupcakes to wise words and well-wishes, this summer we closed out the 2018-19 school year at Impact Awards celebrations across the country. Our teams in DC, KC, Baltimore, Central VA, Western MA, and Milwaukee showed our gratitude for our AmeriCorps members and Leading Men Fellows and awarded several individuals for outstanding performance throughout the school year. … Read more

Gallery: 2019 DC Impact Awards

Congratulations to our tutors and Leading Men Fellows in DC for a successful year of building strong readers across the city! We had the chance to recognize their dedication to serving students and living our core values throughout the service year at the 2019 DC Impact Awards. Take a look through our full gallery of photos from … Read more

Meet the Team: Sami Lucci

This summer, Sami Lucci joined our program team in Richmond, VA! Like many of her colleagues, Sami served as a Literacy Lab tutor before joining our staff. In her role as a staff member, Sami is excited to support the 2018-19 Richmond Literacy Lab tutors as they build strong readers in central Virginia! — What … Read more

Meet the Team: Caitlin Tolson

Caitlin Tolson is joining our team in Richmond, VA as a Program Associate! As a former Literacy Lab tutor, Caitlin is bringing first-hand experience to her new staff role supporting K-3 tutors in central VA. As a tutor, Caitlin was inspired by the growth of her students’  ability and self-confidence. She is excited to work … Read more

Meet the Team: Tirthna Badhiwala

The Literacy Lab is excited to welcome Tirthna Badhiwala to the team this year. She will be serving as a Data and Systems Associate and her work will support the growth and impact of our data-driven programs. — What were you doing before you joined the Literacy Lab team? I served as an AmeriCorps VISTA … Read more

Meet the Team: Cayla Bledsoe

As our impact in Baltimore grows, so does our amazing team! Cayla Bledsoe is joining The Literacy Lab staff in Baltimore as a Program Associate after having recently completed her service term as a K-3 Literacy Tutor. Cayla is bringing her passion for serving others and empowering young lives to our staff. — What were … Read more

Meet the Team: Calvin Lewis

This year, Calvin Lewis will be leading our first cohort of Leading Men in Milwaukee, WI! With past experience in program management, Calvin brings a strong leadership presence and a deep level of knowledge to the position. We’re excited to see Calvin launch Milwaukee’s first cohort of Leading Men Fellows next school year! — What … Read more

What could you do with a $100 referral bonus?

The Literacy Lab Recruitment Team is calling on tutors to spread the word about our upcoming tutoring opportunities! In addition to ensuring another great year of tutoring from someone like yourself, you can earn a referral bonus for your efforts. For any applicant that mentions you in an application and successfully completes onboarding by July 27th, you can earn … Read more