Reading Coaches is a middle school literacy and mentoring program that provides individual attention to students with a focus on reading development. Volunteers age 55 and older use reading strategies to help students improve their literacy skills, reading level, and joy of reading.
Responding to community needs by providing meaningful, purposeful volunteer opportunities for people 55+.
RSVP, or Retired and Senior Volunteer Program, is part of a national network of programs called Senior Corps with the Corporation for National & Community Service. Locally, RSVP of North Central Iowa is sponsored by North Iowa Area Community College. RSVP recruits adults 55 and older to use their skills, talents, and life experience to help meet community needs through volunteer service.