You can help a student by volunteering just 1 hour a week!
Inspiring Minds, a 50-year-old educational non-profit, is searching for volunteers to helping a child succeed in school, with students K through 12 th grade. Inspiring Minds will train you and find a match for you. Our programs are designed to provide students and volunteers with great opportunities to grow and learn.
We are currently looking for volunteers who would like to tutor students in Providence Public Schools, from Kindergarten to 12th grade, at least ONE hour a week, from Monday through Friday, between the hours of 9:00 AM- 3:00 pm. Volunteers often tutor in grades K through 5, in reading or math, in the classroom with groups of 4 or less, with teacher provided activities.
-Submit to a background check
-Attend our 2 hr. volunteer training
-Must be fluent in English
-Commit to an hour (or more) a week.
*All other training and materials provided by Inspiring Minds and Providence Public School District
Did you know that the majority of Providence’s inner-city public school children live in poverty?
By the time children reach the age of four, those from low-income homes will have heard approximately 30 million fewer words than children from more affluent backgrounds.
Become a volunteer tutor with Inspiring Minds and change a student’s life!
Fill out an application online, over the phone, or in person.
Walk into Inspiring Minds at:
763 Westminster St.
Providence, RI 02903
- Literacy / Reading
- Teaching / Instruction
- Reading / Writing
- Youth Services
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- 1 hour a week for a semester