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Give Your Time, Help Children Improve Their Reading Skills!

A message from Michael E. Festa, state director, and Sandra K. Albright, state president, of AARP Massachusetts:

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AARP Massachusetts is working with Generations Incorporated, proud affiliate of AARP Experience Corps SM, to give AARP members the chance to get involved in a special intergenerational mentoring program.  Generations Incorporated, a highly regarded 24 year-old nonprofit organization in Boston, will match you with a child who needs help to develop his or her literacy skills.

If you are interested in becoming an AARP Experience Corps volunteer with Generations Incorporated, you can help mentor a child attending one of 18 public schools or after-school programs in Boston and Revere.  With your time and guidance, this child could have the chance to improve his or her literacy skills.  Several options for volunteering are available to accommodate your interests and your schedule, and training is provided.  You can contribute as few as four hours per week or as many as 12 hours per week.

Join us at one of the following coffee hours to learn more:

WHERE: Grove Hall – Boston Public Library

41 Geneva Avenue, Dorchester, MA 02121

WHEN: Wednesday, Aug. 12; 10:30 a.m. to noon

WHERE: Mattapan – Boston Public Library

1350 Blue Hill Avenue, Mattapan, MA 02126

WHEN: Monday, Aug. 17; 10:30 a.m. to noon

WHERE: Egleston Square – Boston Public Library

2044 Columbus Avenue, Roxbury, MA 02119

WHEN: Wednesday, Aug. 19; 1-2:30 p.m.

WHERE: Lower Mills - Boston Public Library

27 Richmond St., Dorchester, MA 02124

WHEN: Tuesday, Aug. 25; 10:30 a.m. to noon

WHERE: Rossetti-Cowan Senior Center

25 Winthrop Avenue, Revere, MA 02151

WHEN: Wednesday, Sept. 2; 1-2:30 p.m.


Refreshments will be served, and there is no fee to attend. Please RSVP by calling 617-778-0553 or by sending an email to *.  We look forward to hearing from you.


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Sandra K. Albright, state president, AARP Massachusetts   


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Michael E. Festa, state director, AARP Massachusetts 


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