Los Angeles Public Library
Bring Books to Life for Children as a STAR Volunteer!*
Company: Los Angeles Public Library
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Location: Los Angeles, CA, 90071, US
Project Details

STAR (Story Telling and Reading)volunteers share their love of reading with children for 2 hrs/wk, making books come to life and early literacy exposure fun. STAR is a Los Angeles Public Library program that brings children and adults together from diverse cultural, ethnic, and socioeconomic backgrounds to share in the joy of reading.

When children read books one-on-one with a STAR volunteer, they improve their reading skills, enrich their imagination and develop a life-long love of reading. Become a STAR reader and MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN A CHILD'S LIFE!

General requirements

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2hrs/wk for at least 6 months
  • interview, attend a one day (apx 5 hr) training workshop, clear a background check
  • Category
    Children & Youth
    Education & Literacy
    Skills Area
    Child Development
    People Skills
    Reading Comprehension