"Some people want a million dollars; I just want to learn to read."
"Tutoring changed a life, mine," says Georgia, a Library Literacy Volunteer. "I met people I would have never met otherwise. I love to be part of those light bulb moments!" Be part of the light to help an adult learner with reading and writing. For just a few hours a week you can make a significant difference in the life of an adult learner. Prior experience is not necessary tutor training is provided online.
No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
About Napa County Library - Yountville Library
6548 Yount St., Yountville, CA 94599, US
The Public Library is dedicated to free and equal access to information, knowledge, independent lifelong learning, cultural enrichment, and the joys of reading for our diverse community.
Public libraries in California seek to engage the talents, skills and commitment of volunteers to serve the communities' information and literacy needs. Libraries offer a variety of skilled volunteer opportunities to make a meaningful contribution to library programs, operations, fundraising events and other community engagement functions. Skilled volunteers have opportunities to lead projects, work with teams of staff and volunteers, learn new skills, and have fun.
Education & Literacy
We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
August 8, 2020
Literacy / Reading
Teaching / Instruction
English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
Must be at least 18
Orientation or Training
Twice a week for 1.5 hours, six months is typically the minimum commitment for a tutor, but many choose to tutor longer.