Tutor young learners in our after school program in Palo Alto!


Cause Areas


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


801 Alma StreetPalo Alto, CA 94301


Help to ensure youth in our after school program are positively engaged and invested in their learning and homework, have positive relations with adults, and improve their math and reading skills.


  • Commit to a weekly volunteer shift (either Mondays or Wednesdays from 2:30pm-4:30pm)
  • Help youth complete homework assignments
  • Be a positive example and role model to the young people in our program
  • Act as a resource and guide, help the youth learn how to find resources and information
  • Work closely with Eden staff and report on any issues or get support when needed
  • Respect that the youth may not share your lifestyles, values, or goals

Skills needed:

  • Excellent reading and math skills
  • Previous teaching or tutoring experience is preferred but not required
  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills and a positive personality and demeanor


Volunteer Tutors will gain insight into the life of a young person, an increase in their own skills and training, as well as the reward and satisfaction that comes from helping a young person excel academically and gain more confidence.

Time commitment:

Tutors will work within Eden’s after school programs and must commit to at least ONE shift per week for at least four months, on either Mondays or Wednesdays from 2:30pm-4:30pm


  • Mathematics
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Math / Science Instruction
  • Reading / Writing
  • General Education
  • Tutoring

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Mondays or Wednesdays from 2:30pm-4:30pm

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