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Volunteer with Teton Literacy Center This Summer!

Opportunity is ongoing
For Ages 15+

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Did you know that low-income and struggling readers lose up to two months of reading growth every summer!? Thus, TLC created our summer SOAR program, which is an 8-week academic summer camp led by our full-time staff to help combat this summer slide. After evaluating how we can best serve our students and the community need this summer, we have determined to move forward with short-term, intensive one-on-one tutoring during the second half of our SOAR program. Which is where our volunteers come in! Following are the logistics around this opportunity:
WhenJuly 22 – August 15
How Often: Volunteer two days per week for all four weeks
Which Days: Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday
What Time: 3 – 4pm
Where: Teton Literacy Center
A small commitment of 8 hours this summer can make a BIG difference!

All volunteers will need to complete the following application steps:

  1. Volunteer Application: complete our online application at https://www.jotform.com/Tetonliteracy/VolunteerApplication
  2. Background Check via Intellicorps:  All volunteers over the age of 18 will need to submit forms allowing a member of the TLC Leadership team to conduct an online background check. These forms can be picked up at our office anytime Monday – Thursday from 9am – 7pm.
  3. New Volunteer Training: This training includes information about our organization, our different volunteer opportunities, legal obligations of working with students and instructional strategies. Upcoming training dates and times are below:
    • Tuesday, May 7 — 5:30 – 7:00pm
    • Wednesday, June 12 — 12:00 – 1:30pm

Contact Carisa at carisa@tetonliteracy.org or 307.733.9242 ext. 225 with questions!

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