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Literacy Tutor and Mentor

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ORGANIZATION: Aldine-Greenspoint Family YMCA

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 2 people are interested
Tutor and Student

Tutoring sessions will be offered in person, however the program will closely follow all CDC Covid-19 guidelines and will shift to virtual sessions if necessary.

1 Shift

  • afternoon / 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM
    Shift times may differ based on school schedule and slot availability.
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About Aldine-Greenspoint Family YMCA

Location:

500 Greens Rd, Houston, TX 77060, US

Mission Statement

At the Y, strengthening the community is our cause. Every day, we work side-by-side with our neighbors to make sure that everyone, regardless of age, income or background, has the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive. We are more than a place. We’re a purpose.

Description

YMCA of Greater Houston and AARP Foundation Experience Corps are teaming up to bring an evidence-based program to the community that connects young students in kindergarten through third grade with trained adult volunteers age 50 and older who tutor them in literacy and help build their reading confidence. As an affiliate of the Experience Corps program, YMCA of Greater Houston is seeking volunteers to help tutor and mentor students who are a part of the Greater Houston community and attend its Community Enrichment Centers.

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Seniors
Children & Youth, Education & Literacy, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 1 shift

WHERE

Multiple locations Houston, TX 77012

(29.71612,-95.27106)
 

SKILLS

  • Tutoring
  • Mentoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Child Development
  • Reading / Writing
  • Basic Computer Skills

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 50
  • Orientation or Training
  • From early August, volunteers will receive comprehensive training.
  • To qualify, volunteers for the program must be at least 50 years of age, have earned a high school diploma or GED and must pass a criminal background check.

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