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Volunteers are Needed as Tutors, Reading Mentors, and Special Events Workers



Volunteers are Needed as Tutors, Reading Mentors, and Special Events Workers
Troy, N.Y.: Literacy Volunteers of Rensselaer County needs volunteers. Anyone who is interested can attend one of two upcoming free information sessions. The first will be held on Wednesday, November 14 from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. at the LVORC office, 71 First Street, 3rd Floor, Troy, N.Y. The next will be on Saturday, December 8 from 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. at the HVCC Viking Child Care Center, DCC Room B06, 180 Williams Road, Troy, N.Y. 12180. To register for either session, call (518) 244-4650. LVORC is looking for volunteer tutors to be paired with adult learners, reading mentors for Everybody WINS! Power Lunch, math and computer tutors, and events volunteers. As a volunteer you can develop new skills, make friends, and see how your efforts make a difference in your community. For more information, visit www.lvorc.org

TutorMe, a leading provider of online tutoring, and Excelsior College, an accredited, not-for-profit online college focused on helping adults complete their degrees and advance their careers, announced today an agreement to provide Excelsior students with TutorMe’s online, 24×7 tutoring services, free of charge. TutorMe has an extensive network of…
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