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Volunteer in the Twin Cities

Thank you for your interest in becoming a volunteer reading partner. Once you review the volunteer requirements and complete the sign-up process, you will be contacted via email with more information about the tutor orientation process and how to get started.

Volunteer Requirements

  • Age

    You must be 18-years or older
  • Time

    Commit to a little over one hour per week (tutoring generally takes place 8 am-4 pm, Mon-Thurs)
  • Training

    Attend a 1.5 hour tutor orientation training before being paired with a student
  • Screening

    Pass a background check and any additional required screening
  • Terms and conditions

    Agree to the terms of our tutor code of conduct

Reading Centers in the Twin Cities

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Find a reading center near you

Here is a reference map of our reading center locations. You will select your preferred location when completing the sign up form below.


The Reading Partners Traditional Program

Reading Partners will follow all COVID-19 school safety requirements and is prepared to offer in-person volunteer opportunities aligned with local guidelines. This means volunteers should be prepared to meet with students at the school location of their choice. More details about school safety protocols will be provided in advance of your first session.


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