AARP AARP States Washington DC

Make a Difference in a Child’s Life

Want to make a difference in a child’s life? AARP Foundation Experience Corps is now recruiting volunteer literacy tutors and mentors for children in Kindergarten through 3rd grade in District of Columbia public and charter schools for the 2021-2022 school year. 

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Volunteer requirements:

  • must be 50 or older
  • have the minimum of a high school diploma (or GED)
  • be comfortable tutoring virtually if necessary
  • pass a basic literacy test and criminal background check.

The Experience Corps program requires 25 hours of annual training and volunteers need to commit to 5 to 15 hours a week of tutoring during the school year. 

Join us for a Virtual Information Session to learn more. 
Upcoming sessions:

  • May 4, 10-11 am
  • May 20, 3-4 pm
  • June 1, 10-11 am

To register for the upcoming session that works best for you, contact Denise Fraction at or 202-434-6349.

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