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Martin Pollak Project Inc.

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  • 144 people are interested
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Make a difference in a Baltimore kid's life! Northstar Baltimore's tutoring/mentoring program is relaunching this fall with the new school year. While providing online tutoring during the pandemic, we are transitioning to in person when appropriate. Volunteers are trained in effective teaching techniques and then matched with kids in Baltimore City school students in the Highlandtown neighborhood. Sessions are ty;ically early afternoon at the neighborhood schools or early evening at the Martin Pollak Project offices at 3701 Eastern Avenue.

  • Volunteers work with their students on homework and teacher-assigned materials, typically with a focus on math and literacy, throughout a school year.
  • Time commitment is 1.5 hours per week plus once a month social activities for 3 hours on a weekend to build our community.
  • Background check and covid vaccination are required.
  • Apply now at www.mppi.org/volunteer-applications or call 443-447-2245 for more information. Volunteers must be over 18 and live in Maryland.
Not enough time to be a tutor/mentor? You can still help recruit tutor/mentors at community events and through your networks, help with administrative tasks, or sponsor a student/mentor team with a contribution. Email northstar@mppi.org or call 443-447-2245 to learn more.

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About Martin Pollak Project Inc.

Location:

3701 Eastern Ave, Lutherville, MD 21093, US

Mission Statement

The Martin Pollak Project and Northstar Baltimore work to improve the lives and well being of Baltimore's young people by foundling on community building and positive outcomes and using proven models for success we working to bridge the divide to give every Baltimore Child the opportunities they deserve.

Description

Northstar Baltimore is a free one on one tutoring and mentoring program available to students in grades K-8. Volunteers are matched with a student who they tutor once per week after school for 90 minutes. After six initial tutoring sessions the mentoring component is added in, and pairs will meet once per month. Group activities among mentor pairs are encouraged and often facilitated.

Children & Youth
Community
Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Baltimore, MD 21224

(39.2714,-76.56038)
 

SKILLS

  • Mentoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Math / Science Instruction
  • Tutoring
  • Reading / Writing
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • typically one 90 minute session each week throughout school year, plus once a month social activity on a weekend for 3 hours.

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