High School Tutors Needed


Cause Areas


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


581 Adam Clayton Powell Jr BlvdNew York, NY 10031


The Boys & Girls Club of Harlem seeks adult volunteers to support its academic support and enrichment programming for high school students at its Frederick Douglass Academy Clubhouse. Volunteer activities include:

  • Providing support in the review and completion of homework assignments and class projects
  • One-on-one and/or in small groups tutor on subjects which include high school mathematics (algebra, geometry, etc.); life science and English Language Arts
  • Participate in interactive BGCHarlem-facilitated activities that support student competencies in time management, study skills and goal-setting

Volunteers must:

  • Over age 18 with a high school diploma; some college or college degree preferred.
  • Ability to commit a minimum of 2 hours 1 day per week.
  • Willingness to share knowledge, skills and experience in helping students understand complex concepts
  • A passion for working with youth in achieving their academic and social potential.

Schedule of Tutoring Rotation

Between: 2:30pm to 5pm

  • Monday - Math (Algebra)
  • Tuesday - Science (Basic Biology)
  • Wednesday - Social Studies (More Writing Based Help)
  • Thursday - English Literacy (More Writing Based Help)


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Requirements & Commitment

  • 1-2 Hrs a Day

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