Help Adults Improve Basic English Skills (Reading, Writing, and Speaking)


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It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


201 S. Naperville RoadWheaton, IL 60187


Meet weekly with an adult student to practice conversational English, as well as basic reading and writing skills.

A simple training and materials are provided.

This position is based at our Wheaton location.

What would make you a good fit for this opportunity?

  • You are patient and encouraging

  • You find joy in helping others achieve their self-set goals

  • You enjoy meeting people from other cultures

  • You can volunteer weekly for 60-90 minutes

  • You are able to commit to volunteer for 12 months

Does 12 months seem daunting? No worries! We expect all volunteers to periodically go on vacation, experince sick days, and have other appointments arise. Our staff will work with you to secure a plan for the days you will be unable to volunteer.


  • Literacy / Reading
  • Adult Education
  • People Skills
  • English
  • Reading / Writing
  • Tutoring

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1-2 Hours Per Week

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