The Community Foundation of Northwest Connecticut has awarded a matching grant of $1,525 to Literacy Volunteers on the Green based in New Milford.

The grant, made possible by the Feliciano and Lydia Turri Zaccheo Fund, will be used to support program/student assessments at the organization's Litchfield County sites.

Literacy Volunteers on the Green provides basic reading and English language instruction throughout Northern Fairfield and Litchfield counties.

For more information, visit or call 860-355-0830.