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Love to read? Want to help kids? Volunteer for YReads @ Winston Academy.

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YMCA of West Central Florida, Inc. YMCA READS! Program

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 305 people are interested
YMCA READS!

The YReads Program needs volunteers age 12 years and up to tutor/mentor first, second, third, and fourth grade students in reading/literacy skills.Tutoring takes place at Winston Academy of Engineering. (3415 Swindell Rd. Lakeland) Volunteers may commit to one to 20 days a month, for 60-75 minute sessions (3:00-4:15, 4:15-5:15-5:30, or both). Mentors use lessons & specific materials to build reading skills,as well as read to students, listen to students read and assist with fun, creative projects.Training and background screening are provided at no cost. Join the YReads program and make a difference for a child, a family, a school, and the community!

2 Shifts

  • afternoon / 03:00 PM to 04:15 PM
    Also 4:15-5:30 ALL times are available Monday through Thursday
  • afternoon / 04:15 PM to 04:45 PM
    This session actually ends @5:30 Days for ALL sessions are Monday through Thursday.
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About YMCA of West Central Florida, Inc. YMCA READS! Program

Location:

2125 Sleepy Hill Road, 3415 Swindell Rd, Lakeland, FL 33810, US

Mission Statement

To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind, and body for all.

Description

The YMCA READS! Program: an after school literacy tutoring program for first and second grade students at a lakeland elementary school.

Children & Youth
Community
Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 2 shifts

WHERE

Winston Academy of Engineering3415 Swindell Rd.Lakeland, FL 33810

(28.05644,-82.01381)
 

SKILLS

  • Mentoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • Reading / Writing
  • Tutoring

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 12
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 or 2 hours a month to 20 hours per week.
  • Free background screening and training.

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