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Outreach Coordinator at Reading is FUNdamental

Not Actively Recruiting

Service Dates

August 3, 2020 - July 16, 2021

Application Window

September 2, 2019 - July 10, 2020

Location

  • Pittsburgh, PA

Contact Information

Andrea Haller
contactus@mercyvolunteers.org

Hosted By

Position Details

Education- teachers, aides, tutors, extracurricular coordinators

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Listing Details

Description

Reading is Fundamental provides children with access to self-selected books, creates positive environments that motivate children to develop a life-long love of reading, and engages families in literacy practices in the home. Their research-based programs work to bridge the local literacy gap. The volunteer would serve as an outreach coordinator with one or more of their programs: Books for Keeps coordinates and conducts reading celebrations and other outreach activities; Storymobile plans and implements literacy-based activities at 40+ sites; and Everybody Wins coordinates a lunchtime literacy and mentoring program.

Reading is Fundamental provides children with access to self-selected books, creates positive environments that motivate children to develop a life-long love of reading, and engages families in literacy practices in the home. Their research-based programs work to bridge the local literacy gap. The volunteer would serve as an outreach coordinator with one or more of their programs: Books for Keeps coordinates and conducts reading celebrations and other outreach activities; Storymobile plans and implements literacy-based activities at 40+ sites; and Everybody Wins coordinates a lunchtime literacy and mentoring program. Read More

Living Allowance

$100 - $220 monthly

Benefits

Health coverage, Housing, Living allowance, Stipend, Student loan forbearance

Additional Benefits

Quarterly retreats are hosted by Mercy Volunteer Corps to provide volunteers with opportunities for reflection, spiritual growth, and shared experiences. Throughout the service year, Mercy Volunteer Corps provides volunteers with webinars for personal and professional development.

Education Requirements

High School Graduate

Desired Languages

English

Other Conditions

Prohibits paid work outside of the sponsoring agency at any time
Subject to criminal background check

Service Details

Focus Areas

Disability, Education & Youth

Weekly Hours

40

Service Type

Direct Service

Service Environment

Indoor and Outdoor

Placement

Individual Placement

Service Setting

Charter School, Elementary School, High School, Middle School, Private School, Recreation or Youth Center, School-based Nonprofit

Activity Types

Hands On Activities

Contact Information

Andrea Haller
contactus@mercyvolunteers.org

Hosted By

Position Details

Education- teachers, aides, tutors, extracurricular coordinators

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