Help us get SMART! (volunteers needed)

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Older man and smiling young boy reading a book with a frog on the coverLincoln Park is SMART® (Start Making A Reader Today) school!  SMART is a wonderful program that helps students develop literacy skills, a love of reading and self confidence.  At SMART’s heart are the volunteers who give their time to read with children.

 

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Volunteer to read for one hour per week with SMART at Lincoln Park!

As a SMART volunteer, you’ll read one-on-one with kindergarten through third-grade students from mid-October through mid-May.  The consistent, one-on-one time helps build literacy skills and self-confidence.  SMART is fun and further encourages children to read outside the classroom by giving students new books each month to take home and keep.

We are looking for volunteers; reading times are available on Wednesday or Friday afternoons! 

Visit www.getsmartoregon.org or call 971-634-1603 to sign up to be one of our SMART volunteers.