Tutors needed

March 15, 1998

Area schools and literacy programs use volunteers to help children or adults improve reading skills. Among those in need of volunteers:

The League: Serving People With Physical Disabilities Inc., 1111 E. Cold Spring Lane, Baltimore, provides one-on-one tutoring of physically disabled adults in reading and other areas for the General Educational Development examination. Hours are 9 a.m. 3 p.m. Monday through Friday. Contact: Marlene Hendler, 410-323-0500.

SECO-LIFT, Southeast Community Organization-Learning Is For Tomorrow, an adult literacy program, 10 S. Wolfe St., Baltimore, provides one-on-one phonics training primarily to adults whose reading ability is below second-grade level. Training and materials are provided. Hours are flexible, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday at the center, with Friday night and Saturday and Sunday times possible at libraries. Information: Tina Oxendine, 410-327-1626.

Mount Olive AME Church, 2 Hicks Ave., Annapolis, needs tutors in math, science and foreign languages, including advanced levels, for an after-school program. The program meets 5: 45 p.m. to 7: 30 p.m. Wednesdays at the church. Contact Beryl Downes, 410-626-0746.

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.

Pub Date: 3/15/98

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