Help Improve VolunteerMatch! Answer Our 2-Question Survey.

Read More
 

AmeriCorps Member for the Blanchard Library

Save to Favorites

ORGANIZATION: Blanchard Community Library, Santa Paula

Image_202209081316

The Blanchard Library is looking for two part-time AmeriCorps members to focus on Adult and Family Literacy capacity building. AmeriCorps members are given a living allowance and must serve in the Blanchard Library Adult and Family Literacy programs (e.g., adult, family, and ESL). An AmeriCorps member will serve by assisting with program operation, tutoring, recruiting adult learners & volunteers, and promote learner leadership.

  • AmeriCorps member is paid a bi-weekly living allowance
  • AmeriCorps member also receives an education award (member must complete contract hours to receive education benefit).
  • Must be a U.S. citizen, U.S.
  • Must be 18 years old.
The volunteers will start in October, working for approximately 10 hours per week. The commitment is for a total of 450 hours, which qualifies the AmeriCorps member for an education allowance upon completion.

More opportunities with Blanchard Community Library, Santa Paula

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About Blanchard Community Library, Santa Paula

Location:

119 N. 8th Street, Santa Paula, CA 93060, US

Mission Statement

The Public Library is dedicated to free and equal access to information, knowledge, independent lifelong learning, cultural enrichment, and the joys of reading for our diverse community.

Description

Public libraries in California seek to engage the talents, skills and commitment of volunteers to serve the communities' information and literacy needs. Libraries offer a variety of skilled volunteer opportunities to make a meaningful contribution to library programs, tutoring, operations, fundraising events and other community engagement functions. Skilled volunteers have opportunities to lead projects, tutor adults one-on-one, work with teams of staff and volunteers, learn new skills, and have fun.

CAUSE AREAS

Education & Literacy
Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

119 North 8th StreetSanta Paula, CA 93060

(34.35382,-119.06409)
 

SKILLS

  • Literacy / Reading
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • Adult Education

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • Approximately 10 hours per week with a flexible schedule.

Report this opportunity