Friends learning in pairs (FLIP)
is an intergenerational volunteer tutoring program sponsored by Senior Citizens, Inc. By becoming involved with the
FLIP program,individuals 55 and older join the forces of thousands who are recognized leaders willing to give their time,
talent,and energy to meet needs and fill gaps for children in local public elementary schools in grades k-4.
You will provide a quality experience in helping
to increase the reading skills of children identified by teachers
as reading below grade level and at-risk failure. Reading is one on one with the students in your local elementary school
for one day a week, two hours per day.
Volunteers receive training,free accident and liability insurance,
limited travel reimbursement, ongoing support, recognition, and knowing you are making a difference in the lives in children
that will last for generations to come.
For more information please contact Jill Martin