Office Volunteer Opportunities

Office volunteers can help out in many different ways:

    Curriculum Support
    • Taking pictures of landmarks downtown and modifying lesson packet to fit Ithaca proper
    • Copying phonics library books
    • Additional materials prep for program coordinators and teacher

    Filing Support

    • Ongoing filing of tutor reports
    • Shredding old archived materials
    • Volunteer Training Follow-Up: go through excels of tutor training hours and send email/postcard reminders listing what’s been taken course-wise and what still needs to be completed for any current tutors

    Admin Support

    • Front desk coverage as needed
    • Mailing projects (labeling, sorting, folding, etc.)

    Cleaning/Organizing Support

    • Cleaning out closets for file rearrangement
    • On-going maintenance of study rooms (light dusting, sharpening/refilling pencils, cleaning white boards/chalkboards, restocking blank paper, etc.)
    • Clean and test box of highlighters
    • Organizing library materials

    We are also in need of:

    • Seasonal gardeners to help maintain our reading garden
    • Language facilitators, working with tutors as a language resource. We have particular need for fluent speakers of Arabic, Karen, Mandarin, Russian, and Spanish.