Basic Qualifications


Children's literacy volunteers are:

  • Dependable, patient, flexible, and friendly
  • Able to relate to people from many backgrounds
  • Willing to provide respectful, relevant instructional content
  • Interested in working with their community

Additional Qualifications:

  • 18 years of age or older. Some programs do accept volunteers under 18 years old with parent/guardian consent. Please check with program for details or e-mail Julia (below) for more information.
  • Ability to commit 1-3 hours per week (depending on the position)
  • Ability to commit a minimum of 3-4 months (depending on the location)

Questions?  Contact Julia Maiuri at or 651-251-9059.