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.
Tutor one-on-one assisting low-literate, English-speaking adults with basic reading, writing, spelling, math, GED prep or the U.S. Citizenship exam.
We are seeking volunteers who are patient, flexible and culturally sensitive. Literacy tutors meet with adult learners at all 35 branches of the San Diego Public Library, twice a week for 1.5 hours each time.
Must possess a H.S. Diploma/GED or higher. Must commit to 6 months of tutoring. Must complete the 12-hour literacy tutor training.
Literacy / Reading
Teaching / Instruction
Reading / Writing
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
Must be at least 18
Orientation or Training
6 months, 3 hours/week.
Possess a H.S. Diploma/GED or higher. Complete the 12-hour literacy tutor training.