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Volunteer in Washington DC

Thank you for your interest in becoming a volunteer reading partner. We are currently accepting volunteers in Washington, DC for in-person tutoring.

  • Tutor a student once per week.
  • No experience required.
  • All tutoring materials, lessons, and training will be provided by Reading Partners.

To get started, review the volunteer requirements and complete the sign-up form below. We will contact you via email with more information about tutor orientations and next steps.

Volunteer Requirements

  • Age

    You must be 14-years or older (some options may only be available for 18+)
  • Time & Location

    Commit to a little over one hour per week (tutoring generally takes place 10 am-5:30 pm, Mon-Thurs) and reside in a proximal area to the Reading Partners region
  • Training

    Complete required tutor orientation and have access to a computer and reliable wifi for online tutoring
  • Screening

    Pass a background check
  • Terms and conditions

    Agree to the terms of our tutor code of conduct

Reading Centers in Washington, DC

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Find a reading center near you

Here is a reference map of our reading center locations for in-person tutoring. You can select your preferred location in the sign up form below.


Reading Partners' Programs

Reading Partners will follow all COVID-19 school safety requirements and is prepared to deliver both online and/or in-person volunteer opportunities aligned with local guidelines. We currently have a high need for in-person tutors. Click here if you’d like to learn more about our two programs before signing up.


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