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Classroom Grandparent Program - Senior Corps

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Knoxville-Knox County Community Action Committee and the CAC Office on Aging

  • 6 people are interested

CAC is looking for a few good "Grannies" and "Grandpas" for the Classroom Grandparent Program.
This program provides an opportunity for low-income men and women over the age of 55 to engage in meaningful volunteer experience. The volunteers, in turn, provide mentoring, tutoring, role modeling, and love to children in schools and other facilities in our community. Foster Grandparents serve at-risk children.

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About Knoxville-Knox County Community Action Committee and the CAC Office on Aging

Location:

2247 Western Avenue, PO Box 51650, Knoxville TN, 37950, Knoxville, TN 37921, US

Mission Statement

The Knoxville - Knox County Community Action Committee: Helping People, Changing Lives.

Community action changes people's lives, embodies the spirit of hope, and makes America a better place to live. We care about the entire community, and we are dedicated to helping people help themselves and each other.

The Knoxville - Knox County CAC Office on Aging provides a wide variety of services and information for local senior citizens and their families.

Description

Knoxville - Knox County CAC and CAC Office on Aging have many programs available to assist local community needs; and many of these programs utilize volunteers to assist with making a positive impact in the lives of Knox County community members.

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

2247 Western AvenueKnoxville, TN 37921

(35.96981,-83.95254)
 

SKILLS

  • Child Development
  • Mentoring
  • General Education
  • Tutoring

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 55
  • Orientation or Training
  • 20 Hours per week + one, 4 hour monthly inservice
  • Volunteers receive a stipend of $2.65 an hour for volunteering. Volunteer stipend is income based.

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