Mayor Buddy's Book Club Reading Coach


Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

P.O. Box 4990Orlando, FL 32802
Mayor Buddy's Book Club

About

Volunteers will increase literacy creative expression with a group of fifth through eighth grade students by facilitating weekly after-school book clubs that encourages leisure time reading that ultimately prepares them for academic success.

Benefits to the Volunteer:

  • Volunteers will gain valuable experience working with Mayor Buddy’s Book Club and can strengthen their resume
  • Volunteers will gain mentoring and leadership experience
  • Volunteers will increase their awareness of the need for improved student literacy
  • Volunteers will be able to impact their community and empower local youth
  • Volunteers can grow their network and gain valuable references

Qualifications:

  • Reliable transportation
  • Must be comfortable leading discussions and activities with a group of students
  • Must be passionate about reading
  • Must be comfortable working with students 8-14 years old
  • Attend volunteer orientation/training
  • Must be of 18 years of age and over
  • Must pass criminal background check

Skills

  • Literacy / Reading

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • one hour once a week for 6-8 weeks minimum

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