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Book Buddies Needed to Distribute Learning Kits to Families!

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Words Alive

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Want to help families build healthy reading habits by engineering fun and engaging activities for families to explore stories together at home? Join the Words Alive Crafting Crew! Words Alive is preparing to launch our first Family Literacy Program of 2021 and we need your help to make it happen! The Family Literacy Program helps parents and their toddlers develop healthy reading habits from the comfort of their living room through take-home learning kits. Each session of the workshop series tackles a different fundamental reading strategy and includes a tie in craft activity to help reinforce their learning. You can support families in our community in the New Year by becoming a Book Buddy -- give families learning kits and new books at contactless community distribution locations!

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About Words Alive

Location:

5111 Santa Fe St. Suite 219, SAN DIEGO, CA 92109, US

Mission Statement

The mission of Words Alive is to open opportunities for life success by inspiring a commitment to reading.

Description

What Do Our Volunteers Say About Words Alive?
"Of all the places I have volunteered over the years, I have never felt as valued as with Words! [Words Alive] is so inventive in coming up with opportunities for all ages to intersect with reading and the impact it can have on their lives. I'm always delighted with the many programs that have been created and am so happy to be part of Words Alive!" - Words Alive Read Aloud/Adolescent Book Group/Outreach Volunteer

Arts & Culture
Children & Youth
Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Literacy / Reading
  • Child Development
  • Reading / Writing

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 3-6 hours, flexible
  • Must attend a volunteer orientation session, project training.

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