Change a Life - Become a Project Read Tutor!


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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

Menlo Park Public Library800 Alma StreetMenlo Park, CA 94025


About

Volunteer for literacy by teaching an adult to read! Provide one-to-one tutoring to adults to improve their English speaking, reading, and writing. If you can read and write, Project Read - Menlo Park can train you to be a volunteer tutor. We have many eager adults waiting to be placed with a tutor. Please contact us today!

Volunteer benefits include:

  • Excellent training in adult literacy tutoring
  • Gain experience teaching
  • Satisfaction from enhancing the lives of second-language learners and native English speakers who cannot read or write well
  • Empowering learners to achieve goals
  • Interaction with a diverse cross-section of the Peninsula adult population
  • Opportunities for developing skills in outreach and community engagement
  • Directly work to improve literacy in our community
  • Access to Project Read's computer lab and library

Skills

  • Reading / Writing
  • Tutoring
  • People Skills

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 1/2 hours twice a week or 2 hours once a week
  • 6 month commitment

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