Students and trained volunteer mentors meet weekly, one-on-one, to work on grade-level reading skills.
To participate in the program, students must:
- be in grades 1-5
- read just below grade level
- live in or attend school in Saint Paul
- be able to meet with their volunteer mentors every week on the same day and time
Fill out the online student application — one for each child.
Once your child has been accepted into the program, we will match your child with a volunteer Reading Mentor, schedule a weekly reading session, and confirm the start date.
FAQs about Reading Together
Interested in Being a Volunteer Mentor?
Volunteer Mentor Application
Volunteer Reading Mentor, opens a new window
Meet one-on-one with a student in grades 1st-5th for one hour per week for one school year. Foster an enjoyment of reading and create a positive mentoring relationship.