Support Student Success! Become a Tutor-Mentor in North Minneapolis


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When

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

Where

PPL Prosperity Village Apts.4046 Lyndale Ave. N.Minneapolis, MN 55412


About

Rediscover the joys of reading by volunteering as a Tutor-Mentor with PPL’s afterschool youth programs! We help students from low-income communities succeed in school through engaging activities in a positive environment that’s full of laughter and smiles.

PPL Scholars in North Minneapolis is a tutoring and mentoring program for students in grades K-5 th living in PPL housing. The program location, Prosperity Village, is a supportive housing site serving families transitioning from chronic homelessness. Volunteers are matched 1:1 with a student to support social and academic growth through literacy tutoring (50 minutes each night), relationship-building, enrichment activities, and service learning.

Choose 1 time block and 2 days from available program times:

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays | 4-6pm, 5-7pm, 6-8pm

October-May commitment. Required training begins last week in September.

Join us! Apply at http://www.ppl-inc.org/how-to-help/volunteer/

Questions? Contact caitlin.dougherty@ppl-inc.org / 612-455-5108

Skills

  • Tutoring
  • Child Development
  • Youth Services
  • Mentoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Reading / Writing

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 nights/week, Oct-May
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