Help refugees learn English!


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Tue Aug 16, 2016 10:00 AM - Wed Dec 21, 2016 12:00 PM


6163 N. BroadwayChicago, IL 60660

PAA Logo


Join the Pan-African team and help refugees learn to communicate with English Language Training (ELT)!

Pan-African Association (PAA) is a mutual aid organization in the Edgewater/Rogers Park area that works to serve, empower, and promote the integration of refugees and immigrants from Africa and around the world.

ELT classes are held Mondays and Wednesdays, 10:00am - 12:00pm. This community-focused atmosphere fosters an enhanced learning environment and improves basic communication skills. Assistants enable learners to receive more individualized attention, and are also encouraged to plan lesson activities. Volunteers are asked to commit to one morning a week for a minumum of 8 weeks.


  • Literacy / Reading
  • Adult Education
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • Reading / Writing
  • Tutoring

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2.5 hrs/week

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