Area schools and literacy programs seek volunteers to help children and adults to improve reading skills and to assist in related projects. Among them are:
St. Ignatius Loyola Academy, 740 N. Calvert St., Baltimore, which needs tutors with a background in reading instruction to work with prospective middle school pupils and staff on summer enrichment/admissions programs. The program runs from 8:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. June 26 to July 21, weekdays. Contact: Jeffrey Sind-ler, 410-539-8268.