Bridge the gap between seniors and children through the love of books. RSVP and AngelaCARES are seeking volunteers age 55+ to read once a week to 1 st graders in PS22. With just one hour a week, you can nurture a lifelong love of reading in a child.
Volunteers must be age 55 or over.
Contact Stephanie Grove at 973-637-1766 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Claire Carter-Smith at email@example.com or 201-685-7273 to sign up today!
This program is a collaboration of the Retired & Senior Volunteer Program and AngelaCARES.
AngelaCARES, Inc. is a 501(c) (3) nonprofit organization headquartered in Jersey City, NJ. Their mission is to serve as an advocate and support system for senior citizens, their caregivers, and a mentor to the youth by educating and empowering them to volunteer. They are committed to strengthening communities by enhancing the quality of life through the generations.
RSVP is a comprehensive community service organization sponsored by Jewish Family Service of MetroWest designed to mobilize members of the community who are 55+ to give back to their own neighborhoods in Essex and Hudson counties through volunteer services.
- General Education
- Youth Services
- Literacy / Reading
- Teaching / Instruction
- Reading / Writing
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 55
- One hour once a week.
- Volunteers must be age 55 or older.