Help adult learners improve English literacy and prepare for increased employment opportunities. Teach reading and writing skills at a public location, usually the public library, either in a one-on-one setting or as a group class. If you are age 55+ and would like to help adults gain an improved quality of life, volunteer today! Training provided to prepare you for this rewarding role! We are specifically looking for:
English Conversation Class at the Buenaventura Lakes Library (max capacity of 8 students + 1 teacher) - Thursdays at 6 pm
English Conversation Class at the St. Cloud Library (max capacity of 9 students + 1 teacher) - Mondays at 10 am
English Conversation Class at the West Osceola (Celebration) Library (max capacity of 5 students + 1 teacher) - Thursdays at 7 pm
Our program is specifically geared to encourage volunteerism among those aged 55 and over; however, adult Volunteers of all ages are welcome. RSVP, a part of AmeriCorps Seniors, is America's largest volunteer network for people 55 and over, and has partnered with the Adult Literacy League to recruit volunteers for this amazing program. With more than 300,000 volunteers tackling tough issues in communities nationwide, RSVP shows how you can apply the skills and wisdom you have acquired throughout your life to make a positive difference in the lives of others. RSVP is federally funded by the Corporation for National and Community Service. Our volunteer support services are 100% free!
Contact Volunteers for Community Impact to learn more about the benefits of volunteering through RSVP!
Our mission: "Improving Lives Through Volunteerism."
We are the leading organization for senior volunteerism in the greater Central Florida area, serving Orange, Osceola, Seminole and Volusia counties. Just last year, 1,186 caring adult volunteers gave 438,683 hours of service. That is more than $9.5 million dollars worth of volunteer service being poured back into our communities.
Previously known as Florida Senior Programs, VCI has been the sponsoring agency for the REtired & Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) and Foster Grandparent Programs since 1977. Our 36 year presence has proven our aptitude for providing meaningful and impactful volunteer experiences.
VCI provides membership benefits and support to volunteers aged 55+, at no cost to the volunteers or their volunteer stations. Just a few of the benefits of membership include: Supplemental insurance while volunteering, a dedicated coordinator, and matching to find the perfect position to fit the interest of the volunteer.
Education & Literacy
We'll work with your schedule.
Locations will varyKissimmee, FL34741
March 30, 2021
Literacy / Reading
English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
Reading / Writing
Orientation or Training
We will work with your schedule, but generally once per week.