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Teach Citizenship Class in Chinatown/Lower East Side

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Chinese Progressive Association

  • 281 people are interested
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For immigrants, becoming a U.S. citizen is an important step to full participation in American life. Help them take that step by volunteering to teach classes that help them prepare for the test to become an American citizen. Volunteers work in teams to plan the curriculum and teach the classes. This fun and rewarding experience gives you a chance to make a difference in the lives of others.

This volunteer opportunity is temporarily remote. Preference given to volunteers available to teach in-person when health/safety guideline and protocols permit

Requirements:
Have good communication skills and a strong desire to help and work with new immigrants
Be available to teach 2 hours per week
Must attend teacher training and meetings
Have desire to further develop teaching skills
Prior teaching experience preferred

Available Volunteer Schedules
Tuesday 7:00pm-8:30pm
Wednesday 7:00pm-8:30pm

Fall 2021 - October 5, 2021 to January 13, 2022
Spring 2022 - March 2022 to June 2022

1 Shift

  • evening / 07:00 PM to 08:30 PM
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About Chinese Progressive Association

Location:

230 Grand Street - Suite 504, New York, NY 10013, US

Mission Statement

Based in Manhattan's Chinatown / Lower East Side, the Chinese Progressive Association works towards social and economic justice for Chinese Americans.

We involve community residents in the decision making processes that affect their lives. We bring together people from diverse backgrounds and walks of life to work toward these goals. We work with other communities and support equality and justice for all.

Description

We provide educational, advocacy, service, and organizing programs that raise the community's living and working standards.

Our current programs include

  • English as a Second Language and Citizenship classes
  • Immigrant Rights Project
  • Shared Stories Youth Program
  • Voter registration and education
  • Chinatown Environmental Health & Justice Project

Community
Education & Literacy
Immigrants & Refugees

WHEN

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

WHERE

230 Grand StreetSuite 504New York, NY 10013

(40.71873,-73.99509)
 

SKILLS

  • Adult Education
  • Tutoring
  • Teaching / Instruction

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hours per week plus preparation time

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