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Ashley Lasher
Executive Director
Literacy Council of Buncombe County
31 College Place , B-221
Asheville , NC   28801
828-254-3442, ext. 206

About Statement

The Literacy Council of Buncombe County, a non-profit organization accredited by ProLiteracy America and serving the community since 1987, helps adults improve reading, writing, math, and English language skills through individual and small group instruction by trained volunteers.   Students gain self-confidence and develop self-sufficiency to transform their lives as individuals, parents, employees, and citizens.


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Current Press Releases

Guinness Record Holder for the most #1 New York Times Best Selling Books
to Promote Literacy in Buncombe County

James Patterson, featured at Authors for Literacy Event, challenges the WNC community to support the Literacy Council of Buncombe County.