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678 Front Ave. NW Ste 205Grand Rapids, MI 49504


***** Seeking volunteers 55+ ****

Reading to students within the Grand Rapids Public School district, grades 1 - 3, to improve their reading/literacy skills. Volunteer will follow lesson plans and utilize strategic tutoring models; responsible for reporting outstanding progress, problems/concerns to program coordinator on a weekly basis.

Two 1/2 hour sessions per week (one half hour per student) same student each time.

Volunteering will take place at a variety of the GRPS elementary schools.

To become an RSVP Member, volunteer must be 55+ years.


  • Tutoring
  • People Skills
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Reading / Writing
  • Relationship Building
  • Teaching / Instruction

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 55
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hours per week
  • September - May
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