Area schools and literacy programs use volunteers to help children or adults improve reading skills. Among those in need of volunteers are:
Lafayette Square Community Center, 1510 W. Lafayette Ave., Baltimore, for an after-school program targeting elementary and middle schoolers, ages 6 to 14. Volunteers are needed from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays for homework assistance, computer lab, and tutoring in areas including language arts, reading comprehension and vocabulary. Contact: Belinda Cooke, director, 410-669-6646.
Project CALL (Center for Adult Literacy and Learning), 5900 York Road, Baltimore. Adult volunteers are needed to work one-on-one with other adults. Hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, and evenings by arrangement. Contact: Sister M. Delia, 410-532-1770.
If your school or organization is seeking volunteer reading tutors and would like to be included in this listing, call Sundial, 410-783-1800, and enter code 6130.
Pub Date: 5/17/98