The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
The Yolo County Library-Volunteer Program is looking for a volunteer that may help with the Yolo Reads Program and wants to assist the adult community. They will be working regularly with one adult, or a small group of adults, to provide tutoring to identify his/her reading and writing goals and map out a plan to meet those goals. Help engage the learner in tutoring sessions based on his/her interests and goals. Will also be in charge of completing short monthly reports and must attend volunteer trainings and meetings. A three hour orientation along with tutoring materials will be provided. Must have moderate level of computer skills with good organizational abilities. Minimum age of 18; no experience necessary. Two hour shifts per week, with a 6 month commitment requested.