Volunteers Needed! September Literacy Tutor Orientation



Change a Life Through Reading - Become a Volunteer Tutor



Help an adult improve reading, writing and English speaking skills.

  • no experience necessary

  • flexible hours.

  • we prepare you and supply all materials


Tutor Qualifications:

  • At least 18 years old 

  • Average reading and writing skills 

  • Willingness to make a 6 month commitment

  • Interest in helping another adult.  No teaching experience needed!



Tutor Training Schedule


Fall 2014:



Saturday, September 13, 10 a.m. – 12 noon
Wednesday, September 17, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Getting Ready    Saturday, September 27, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Follow-Up   Saturday, October 18, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.



To register or for more information call:




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