Become a Volunteer Reading Tutor and Make a Difference in a Child’s Life

Become a Volunteer Reading Tutor and Make a Difference in a Child’s Life.

Can You Read This?
That Means You Can Help A Child Who Can’t.

In just one hour a week, you can help a struggling student learn to love reading. Take part in this rewarding tikkun olam program and help a child succeed. Join the Jewish Coalition for Literacy as a volunteer reading tutor and make a difference in a child’s life.

To become a JCL tutor, you must first attend a free training and orientation session.* No previous tutoring experience is necessary!

Register here or by calling one of the numbers below:

*Please note that fingerprinting is required by many school districts, which involves a fee.
Information will be provided at the training session.

  • San Francisco | 415.977.7436
    – August 29, 2017, 1:00-4:00pm
    JCCSF, 3200 California St.– October 10, 2017, 1:00-4:00pm
    Jewish Community Federation, 121 Steuart St.
  • Peninsula | 415.977.7439
    – August 30, 2017, 1:00-4:00pm
    JFCS/JCL, 2001 Winward Way, San Mateo— October 16, 2017, 1:00-4:00pm
    Congregation Etz Chayim, 4161 Alma St., Palo Alto
  • East Bay | 510.809.4904
    –August 31, 2017, 1:00-4:00pm
    Jewish Federation/JCL, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley–October 25, 2017, 1:00-4:00pm
    Congregation B’nai Tikvah, 25 Hillcroft Way, Walnut CreekFor more information, contact us at or 415.977.7436, or visit our website at