TutorMatch (http://www.tutormatch.com), the leading online tutor referral service, announced today that 10% of all proceeds for the month of October will be donated to the Chicago-based Volunteer Tutoring organization, the Tutor Mentor Connection.
Here’s a great video I found focusing on an adult literacy tutor in Rensselaer County, New York. This volunteer tutor discusses why he started volunteering his tutoring services for adults in need of literacy education.
This past weekend I came across a great site called the Tutor/Mentor Connection. They describe their mission as “dedicated to improving the availability and quality of comprehensive, long-term, volunteer-based tutor/mentor programs in high-poverty areas.