Adults 55+ - Be a Role Model to Children in Polk County

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United Ways of Iowa

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Foster Grandparent volunteering in classroom

Foster Grandparent volunteers are role models, mentors, and friends to children with exceptional needs. The program provides a way for volunteers age 55 and over to stay active by serving children and youth in their communities.

Regular activities include one-on-one mentoring and educational activities with children in schools, preschools, community centers, and more. For more information, please visit: http://www.uwiowa.org/foster-grandparents

Ready to volunteeer in Polk county? Please contact Gayle at:

gcoon@uwiservice.org

(515) 443-0275

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Children & Youth Education & Literacy Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1111 9th St.Des Moines, IA 50314

(41.598106,-93.62851)
 

SKILLS

  • Mentoring
  • Child Care
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Reading Comprehension

GOOD FOR

  • Kids
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 55
  • Orientation or Training
  • Volunteers must serve a minimum of 15 hours a week

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