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UPLIFT

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The Kids at Heart (KAH) program offers tutoring and mentoring services for low-income children in 1st through 12th grades. Most of our students live below the poverty line, and many speak English as a second language. Your participation in the lives of these children is significant. Many of our students struggle to do well in school, but the outcome of our combined efforts is priceless. With a patient and compassionate mentor by their side, they will have a greater chance to succeed.

Requirements for Tutors

  • Access to high-speed wifi and a laptop
  • Pass a background check
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Commit to tutoring a student for at least 1 hour per week for the entire school year (September to June)

Step 1. Completing an Application

All new and returning tutors must complete a Kids at Heart 2021-2022 application (approximately 10 minutes). You can access the application by clicking here.

Step 2. Scheduling an Interview

If you are a new tutor, you must schedule an interview with me by clicking here. If you are a returning tutor, you do not need to schedule an interview.

Step 3. Attending a Kids at Heart Orientation

All new and returning tutors must attend at least one Kids at Heart Orientation via Zoom. The dates and times are listed below. If you are unable to attend the sessions listed, please email me immediately. Upon completion of Step 2, you will receive an invitation to one of the orientation sessions.

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About UPLIFT

Location:

2801 B Street #26, San Diego, CA 92102, US

Mission Statement

UPLIFT is a faith-based, volunteer organization serving students and those experiencing homelessness. UPLIFT offers four programs with one purpose: Transforming Lives, Uplifting San Diego.

Description

Kids at Heart: 10 inner-city sites offer weekly tutoring and mentoring for low-income, racially diverse youth of San Diego. 150 volunteers provide one-on-one tutoring to these students, helping them improve literacy skills and achieve academic success.

Swimming Upstream: Young womens' mentoring program teaches leadership skills and prepares teens to navigate the waters of challenging high school years.

Triple Cross: Assists those experiencing homelessness CA ID's and transportation needs each week from the Neil Good Day Center.

The Home Team: Recruits, trains and places volunteers for all levels of service to those experiencing homelessness, including assessment, housing navigation, placement, move-in assistance & companionship to help those recently placed settle in to their new home.

Children & Youth
Community
Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Mentoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Math / Science Instruction
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • Mathematics

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 hour per week for the entire school year (September to June)
  • Requirements for Tutors  - Access to high-speed wifi and a laptop - Pass a background check - Must be 18 years or older  - Commit to tutoring a student for at least 1 hour per week for the entire school year (September to June) 

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