Break the Achievement Gap! Help a Youth with Homework


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

105 Spring StreetCambridge, MA 02141

Supporting Literacy!

About

East End House's School Age Program is a nationally-accredited afterschool enrichment program that provides a safe, fun, and stimulating environment for children in kindergarten though fifth grade. Our programming is designed to support academic confidence as well as socio-emotional development, supporting youth in their problem solving skills and learning.

We are looking for volunteer Homework Helpers to engage kids in their academic endeavors and encourage them to develop solid literacy skills and enthusiasm about learning! Volunteers will support small groups of kids in their school work and encourage literacy by reading with them and engaging in other learning activities if homework is done. Volunteers' presence help give more individualized attention to underserved youth, while developing strong and positive relationship that make learning time fun.

Homework time is Monday through Thursday from 3-4pmpm Individuals interested in making a difference in youths' lives while also having fun are encouraged to apply!

Skills

Good Match For

Teens

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • At least 1 hour per week

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