Tutors Needed

September 27, 1998

Area schools, libraries and literacy programs use volunteers to help children and adults improve reading skills.

Among them are:

Civic Works, Baltimore's Youth Service Corps, for after-school tutoring at Police Athletic League centers throughout the city between 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. weekdays. Contact: Gwelan Peterson, 410-366-8533.

Education-Based Latino Outreach, 1001 S. Potomac St., Baltimore, which needs bilingual tutors to teach English to children between 9 a.m. and noon on Saturdays, and to work with adults during the week. Contact: Jose Ruiz, 410-563-3160.

St. Ambrose Family Outreach Center, 3445 Park Heights Ave., Baltimore. Tutors are needed Tuesday through Friday each week to work one-on-one in basic reading for adults or in an after-school program for children in grades one through six. Hours for adult programs are 9: 30 a.m. to 12: 30 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., and for children's programs 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Contact: Pat Villacrusis, 410-225-0870.

Project CALL (Center for Adult Literacy and Learning), 5900 York Road, Baltimore. Adult volunteers are needed to work one-on-one with other adults. Hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, and evenings by arrangement. Contact: Sister M. Delia, 410-532-1770.

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: 9/27/98

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