Education: Elementary & Secondary

After School Reading Mentor

Mentors use simple, pre-planned resources to assist small groups of elementary students with reading support & homework completion. Mentors also provide much needed encouragement, support, & care to our kids in a Christian faith-based environment.
Sep 11, 2017
2 Hours
30 Needed
Volunteers Who Stepped Up
  • Cathleen Payne
  • Chelsea Truxillo
  • Diana Moffitt
  • Lauren Lott
  • Thomas Duncan
  • Valerie  Wilson
  • William Buchanan
  • lauren vandergriff

More Details

Reading Mentors assist small groups of at-risk elementary students with reading level growth and homework completion by utilizing our Reading Mentor Guide in our after-school learning community during the school yearMentors also provide much needed encouragement, support, and care to our kids.  No formal education experience is required.  

Volunteer weekly Monday-Thursday from 3:00-5:00 PM at one of our DISD Elementary School Locations. Mentors typically commit to volunteer 1x per week for the course of a semester.

Successful Reading Mentors have a passion to make an positive impact, display a genuine interest and care in the kids, and patiently guide our students towards success!

About Us

New Horizons is a Christian non-profit organization dedicated to helping at-risk kids growing up in environments of poverty, academic struggle, and hopelessness. Our programs emphasize our core values of honesty, integrity, and personal responsibility in daily biblical character education lessons.

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