Individual Giving

Thank you for choosing to make a gift to the Literacy Council of Montgomery County. Because of your generosity we are able help nearly 1,500 adults make tangible progress each year. Your contribution helps adult learners understand prescription labels, assist their children with homework, find decent jobs, and radically change the course of their lives.

In addition to giving online, you can send a donation by mail, payable to Literacy Council of Montgomery County, to: 21 Maryland Ave., Suite 320, Rockville, MD 20850. Click here for a form to include with your gift.

To make a contribution by phone, please call us at (301) 610-0030.

Donate Online Now
1. Fill-in the donation form and carefully review your entered information. We accept major credit cards including American Express, MasterCard, Visa, and Discover.
2. Press the Submit Donation button once.
3. Your donation will be securely processed and a status page will be displayed. Shortly thereafter, you will receive a confirmation email.

For additional information on making a donation, or if you have any questions, please contact Patrick Salami, Development Director, at 301-610-0030, ext. 204 or via e-mail at

Match Your Contribution
Many employers will match charitable contributions. Please check with your company to see if you can increase the value of your gift to the Literacy Council.

Become a Literacy Leader
By making a multiple year pledge as a Literacy Leader, you help us build a stronger foundation for expanding our programs and provide a stable future for the Literacy Council. Please click here for more information.

Planned Giving
We work closely with donors, their advisors, and families. Whether your gift is a direct and simple bequest or a complex legal instrument, a planned gift is defined as one that is “customized” to meet the donor’s objectives, maximizing both the value to the charity and the financial benefits to the donor. Please click here for more information.

Employee Giving
If you would like to contribute via an employee giving program, please use the following charity designation numbers for the Literacy Council of Montgomery County: