Library Support/Reading Volunteer Needed in Lima, Peru!



Time Commitment

Part time (10-30 hrs/wk)


Short-Term (few weeks/months)


Huaycán, Lima
Lima (Peru)


Are you passionate about reading and kids' education? Do you have experience working with children, in a library or in an after school setting?

This just might be the right volunteer opportunity for you! The Light and Leadership Initiative is searching for a volunteer to lead our Reading Program! We work with children ages 7-13. Placements are available from 4 weeks (preferred minimum) to several months (you decide!). The longer you stay, the more impact you have!

Read on to learn more about the placement:

Reading Volunteer

Join us in our reading program as a lead reading program volunteer! Help us manage our library, which offers kids the opportunity to read books at our education center several times a week. Encourage a reading for pleasure environment, share your passion for reading and help improve students' reading comprehnsion! At least intermediate Spanish skills are preferred.There are opportunities available to help in other programs as well, in addition to this placement.

Please apply, our program needs you! Volunteers are needed starting in July, but dates are very flexible throughout the rest of 2018. Opportunities to also support in other educational programs (like English, theater, chess, etc) are available to qualified candidates.

We are a LOW COST, grassroots organization providing hands-on, high impact volunteer opportunities. Come help us out and be part of something great!

Fee Required


  • Training Provided
  • Housing Available
  • Language/Cultural Support Available


  • International Volunteers

How To Apply

Please apply online at You'll see our Online Application under the Volunteer tab. Please apply asap, we need you!