Make The Difference: Become a Literacy Tutor (Adult or Youth)

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Project READ-Redwood City Friends of Literacy

Adult Pair

BE THE DIFFERENCE in the life of an adult or child. Volunteer tutors work one-on-one for just a few hours a week, helping learners attain their personal educational goals. Tutors work with learners in a relaxed and supportive environment, providing a source of inspiration and hope, and instill a lifelong love of learning. Tutoring sessions are individualized, and designed to meet the needs of learners to improve their literacy skills and to achieve their goals.

Adult Tutors: Project READ offers tutor training for new community volunteers six times a year.

Teen Tutors: Project READ offers teen tutor trainings on a monthly basis. If you are interested in tutoring or volunteering with Project READ, please contact us or stop by; (650) 780-7077.

Teen Training Dates: Jan. 31, Feb. 28, March 28, April 25 (4:30-6:00 pm)

2019 Tutor Training Dates

Tutors complete 15 hours of tutor training prior to being matched with a learner.

Training sessions are held at the downtown Redwood City Library. All five evening meetings are from 6pm - 9pm.

  • January 22, 24, 29, 31, Feb 5

  • March 19, 21, 26, 28, April 2

  • May 16, 21, 23, 28, 30

  • August 15, 20, 22, 27, 29

  • October 17, 22, 24, 29, 31

Teach someone to read. You’ll be amazed by what you learn.

1 More opportunity with Project READ-Redwood City Friends of Literacy


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1044 Middlefield RdRedwood City, CA 94063




  • Teens
  • People 55+



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