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To be a leader, you must be a reader! Help BTSYA increase literacy.
The volunteers of Be the Star You Are! 501 c3 are pleased to announce a new volunteer opportunity, Letters for Literacy, available for community service of one to 15 hours maximum.
Overview: Volunteers will hand write a short personalized letter on a card which will be sent to their friends, families, colleagues, and service providers encouraging them to support Be the Star You Are! literacy charity. A sample template will be provided.
Who can Volunteer: This opportunity is intended for anyone who can write. Families are encouraged to participate as a group. This is an excellent program for court-appointed community service hours. Every 10 letters written equals one hour of community service credit. A minimum of 10 letters and a maximum of 150 are allowed in this program.
Please Note: Volunteers for all positions must pay a $25 processing/registration fee. For court-ordered, $45 additional.
Reading / Writing
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
Must be at least 13
Minimum of one hour, maximum of 15 hours.
Each letter must be stamped with the current postage and addressed to a personal acquaintance.