Overview for Donors

Make literacy possible.   Invest in the future today.

The Literacy Council of Buncombe County relies on the charitable contributions of our individual donors and corporate partners to support the costs of our learner-centered programs.  Since 1987, your support has allowed us to expand the number of students served, tutors trained, and staff necessary to maintain our high quality programming.

Whether your gift is as an individual or corporate partner, you can choose among several donation levels and options.   And because the Literacy Council is a 501(c)(3) organization, your gifts are tax deductible.

By donating now, you will ensure that hundreds of lives continue to be transformed.

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The Literacy Council of Buncombe County believes in fiscal and programmatic transparency with our donors and stakeholders.  Please see our annual reports and IRS Form 990s from the past three fiscal years below.

Fiscal Year 2012-13

2012-2013 Literacy Council Annual Report

Fiscal Year 2011-12

2011-12 Literacy Council Annual Report
2011-12 Literacy Council Form 990

Fiscal Year 2010-11

2010-11 Literacy Council Annual Report
2010-11 Literacy Council Form 990


Please direct inquiries to:

Ashley V. Lasher, Executive Director
828-254-3442 x205

Literacy Council of Buncombe County

31 College Place , B-221
Asheville , NC   28801

Financial information about the Literacy Council of Buncombe County and a copy of its license are available from the State Solicitation Licensing Branch at (888) 830-4989. The Literacy Council of Buncombe County's North Carolina Solicitation License Number is: SL002378. This license is not an endorsement by the state.


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Thank you, donors…

…whether your gift is as individual, corporate partner, or grant, you help transform hundreds of lives every year.