Area schools and literacy programs seek volunteers to help children and adults improve reading skills and to assist in related projects. Among them are:
St. Ignatius Loyola Academy, 740 N. Calvert St., Baltimore, which needs tutors in reading and other subject areas to work with pupils in grades six through eight at homework club meetings from 5: 30 p.m. to 7: 30 p.m. Wednesdays. Contact: Jeffrey Sindler or Mary Campbell, 410-539-8268.
Girl Scouts of Central Maryland, for after-school centers at Fells Point, the Johns Hopkins medical complex and Southwest Baltimore. Tutors are needed Monday through Thursday for afternoons and evenings to work with pupils ages 7 to 14 in reading and math. Contact: Membership Department, 410-358- 9711.
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.