Senior volunteers spend 10 minutues to 2 hours a month volunteering in this program. Some of the senior volunteers form teams and visit a school each month
Pen Pals We are Pen Pals with two first grade classes at a local elementary school and we write to each
other five times a year. At the end of the school year, we meet for a party.
Reading. The following week the fourth graders visit the Centre and bring their own pictures and memorabilia to share with the group of Senior HISTOP volunteers.
On Thursday afternoons each week throughout the school year our volunteers sit with second graders from a local elementary school. We read with them and help the students to become better readers.
HISTOP or History Sharing Through OurPhotographs, is a Dale Association program in which senior volunteers interact with fourth graders from Lockport area elementary schools.
- General Education
- Child Development
- Literacy / Reading
- Reading / Writing
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- 5 minutes to 3 hours per month