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We are a volunteer-based organization that provides free literacy skills assessment and instruction to underserved people in St. Augustine, Florida, and surrounding cities. In addition to one-on-one literacy tutoring, Learn to Read also helps people learn English as a second language (ESOL) through personal tutoring and group conversation courses.

What we do 

Teach Reading
Teach Mathmatics
Learn to Read of St. Johns County, Inc. is an IRS §501(c)(3) exempt organization, FEIN 59-2994710. registered (CH#188) with the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Affairs. Contributions are deductible under IRS §170 and/or IRS §6115. “A Copy Of Learn to Read’s Official Registration And Financial Information May Be Obtained From The Division Of Consumer Services By Calling 1-800-435-7352 Toll Free Within The State. Registration Does Not Imply Endorsement, Approval Or Recommendation By The State."
Phone:  904-826-0011  Location:  70 South Dixie Highway, St. Augustine, FL  32084
CFC Code: 34172        FSECC Code:   74319

Join us for our 2014
Rubber Duck Race
on October 5th!
CLICK HERE To adopt your duck today!


Would you like to be a tutor? Do you have 3 hours a week to help someone learn to read or improve their math skills? Are you able to start tutoring right away?  

We are also looking for tutors who are available early mornings, evenings and weekends to accommodate working students.  Math is a particular need.

  If so, please note the date/time of our next Tutor Training class below:

Next Tutor Training is scheduled for Friday, July 24, 2015, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM at the LTR Office. Call Charlotte 904-826-0011 to register.

Why are literacy and education so important?  Click "Common Good Forecaster" below and see how education impacts health and income potential; one's overall quality of life.

Common Good Forecaster
United Way of Putnam County, Inc.
Congratulations to Carolyne Estrada 
#1st Place Winner!
Purchase your LTR cap today! Only $15! Call 904-826-0011

Kathy, Angel, Kurt ready
5,000 Ducks for 2015!

 ESOL Classes in the Evening

Monday and Wednesday Classes, 5:00 PM to 6 PM at the LTR Office.  Call Charlotte, 904-826-0011 for details.
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Thank you, Dominic Mercurio, and The St. Augustine Lions Club!  Dec. 23, 2014
Annual Reception January 28, 2014
Tutors of the Year 2014!  
Loretta Hodyess and Rachel Hines!
(All ESOL Students awarded 
Student of the Year 2014!)
Lena Blajian - Feb. 11, 2015 - 10 years with LTR! Two as a Student and eight as a Tutor! Congrats & Thank you, Lena!
​Thank you, St Augustine Sunrise Rotary​ for including Kiss the Pig in the festivities during your 20th Rhythm & Ribs at Frances Field!

Thanks also to J.B. Coombs for "Wilbur the Piglet!"

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And The Winner Is.......
The Alumni Winners Team!

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Lynne Stephenson, Rick Ezequelle, Heidi Eddins Jimmerson and Karen Stern!
Thank you to all of our 2015 Teams! Over $15,000 was raised for LTR's literacy programs surpassing our goal! Alumni Winners Team, Ameris Bank Team, Publix Store Managers Team, St. Johns River State College Team,  Watson Realty Team, and Carolyn Mudgette - St. Augustine Sunrise Rotary Club.  Thank you to Shaughnessy's and Bonez Smokehouse for holding events to raise funds for the contest! Thank you to the St. Augustine Record, WFOY, and Totally St. Augustine for promoting/covering the contest!