Love to read? Want to help kids? Volunteer for YMCA READS! Winston!


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Tue Sep 06, 2016 - Wed May 31, 2017


Winston Academy of Engineering3415 Swindell Rd.Lakeland, FL 33810


The YMCA READS! Program needs volunteers age 14 years and up to tutor/mentor first, second, and third 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 (3:00-4:00, 4:00-5:15, 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 YMCA READS! program and make a difference for a child, a family, a school, and the community!


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

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 13
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 or 2 hours a month to 20 hours per week.
  • Free background screening and training.

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