Here are some comments LIRC Citizenship and Language Partners Mentors had to say about LIRC.
I love [the students]! They are so dedicated, work so hard, have such wonderful attitudes & want so much to be American citizens. They are such an inspiration. It is a privilege & a blessing to be able to work with them & see them succeed." —Elle L.
Working with this program has been very rewarding for me. My students have learned more about English and feeling confident." —Marilyn B.
Increases intercultural understanding within our expanding national diversity -- Littleton needs to change as our society changes." —Ron W.
The programs provide opportunity and support for folks to increase their participation in the democratic process in becoming responsible citizens. You'll get more out of this experience than you ever thought you would." —Lynne
LIRC is the most cost effective, thorough program on Colorado's front range. It doesn't waste a minute of the volunteer's time or expertise. It treats the immigrants as equals, with no time or money to spare, with intelligence, and gratitude for wanting to become citizens. It's a great program." —Colleen
Do it! You'll learn as much as you teach and it will open your heart." —Sharon N.