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Become a reading partner and tutor a child in need (in Seattle)

Volunteer opportunity

Volunteer Opportunity posted by: Reading Partners

Posted on: August 15, 2014

Volunteer Opportunity description

Be a Hero. Make A Difference in Just One Hour per Week.

Become a reading partner, and tutor a child one hour per week. Change their life and yours.

By becoming a reading partner and volunteering as little as one hour a week, you can help a child strengthen their reading skills, build confidence, and discover a passion for reading. We'll provide ongoing support and a structured curriculum to help you become an effective tutor.

Literacy Unlocks Opportunity. Over the past decade, volunteer reading partners like you have helped students become confident readers by using the Reading Partners curriculum. Our volunteers make a huge impact in the lives of their students. By sharing their passion and knowledge, tutors become mentors, friends, and more to their students.

Have fun. Change a child's life. Becoming a reading partner is a fun, powerful way to help a student succeed in reading and life. No prior experience necessary to make a difference!


What: Change a child's life by joining our team of committed reading partners today!

Where: Become a volunteer reading partner at a school in Seattle.

When: 1 hour a week can help a student thrive.

Check out this New York Times article highlighting the Reading Partners program model!

Volunteer at one of these schools in Seattle!

Beverly Park Elementary School, 1201 S 104th St, Seattle, WA 98168

Sanislo Elementary School,1812 SW Myrtle St, Seattle, WA 98106

How to apply

How: Please sign up here!

Anybody 14 years and older can tutor - no prior experience necessary.


Beverly Park Elementary School, 1201 S 104th St, Seattle, WA, 98168, US
Sanislo Elementary School, 1812 SW Myrtle St, Seattle, WA, 98106, US

Time Commitment

3 months or longer
Time commitment
Occasional (weekly or monthly)
Times of day
Days of week
Fixed schedule
Start and end dates
Minimum commitment of 3 months; substitute volunteer tutor positions available