Educational Institutions

LITERACY NEW YORK INC

Building Literate Communities

aka LNY

Cheektowaga, NY

Mission

LNY leads and supports adult literacy initiatives through: > enhancing the capacity of providers > engaging volunteers in service > creating public awareness, and > building more literate communities LNY's  Vision: Literacy leads to all individuals, families, and communities reaching their full potential.

Ruling Year

1977

Principal Officer

Kathy Houghton

Main Address

303 Cayuga Rd. Suite 180

Cheektowaga, NY 14225 USA

Formerly Known As

Literacy Volunteers of New York State

Keywords

literacy, adult education, reading, learning disabilities

EIN

16-6171654

 Number

3923882375

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Adult, Continuing Education (B60)

Remedial Reading, Reading Encouragement (B92)

Nonprofit Management (S50)

IRS Filing Requirement

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Our programs

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State Technical Assistance Center (STAC)

Regional Adult Education Network (RAEN)

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LITERACY NEW YORK INC

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Operations

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations?

Yes

CEO OVERSIGHT

Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year?

Yes

ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year?

Yes

BOARD COMPOSITION

Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership?

Yes

BOARD PERFORMANCE

Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years?

Yes