Help Kids at Lot Whitcomb Elementary become great readers

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Metropolitan Family Service

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Experience Corps
AARP Experience Corps Mentor in Portland, OR

Are you 50+


Do you want to make a difference in the life of a child?

Join our AARP Experience Corps Intergenerational Mentoring Team at LOT WHITCOMB ELEMENTARY helping young schoolchildren learn to read!

Volunteers work one on one and in small groups with young elementary school students, helping them become better readers and instilling in them the love of learning.

Volunteer 4 - 10 hours a week during the school year at Lot Whitcomb Elementary

No experience is needed - just a desire to make a difference, and a love of children! We provide dynamic and interactive training, and full support. Small stipends are available.

AARP Experience Corps, a program of Metropolitan Family Service, is an innovative, award-winning national service program that connects older adult tutors and mentors to students in public schools throughout the Portland Metro Area.

Metropolitan Family Service helps people move beyond the limitations of poverty, inequity and social isolation.

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Children & Youth Education & Literacy Seniors

WHEN

Thu Sep 12, 2019 - Sat Jun 20, 2020
08:30 AM - 01:00 PM  

WHERE

7400 SE Thompson RdWhitcomb ElementaryMilwaukie, OR 97222

(45.4425,-122.58713)
 

SKILLS

  • Mentoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Reading / Writing
  • Tutoring

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 50
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4-10 hours/day
  • high-school diploma or GED

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