Mentor and Tutor — United Way Salt Lake
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Mentor and tutor programs allow you to directly contribute to the long-term success of children and families.





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Virtual iReady Math Tutoring


Location: Virtual, with a few optional in-person sessions.
About: Volunteers will commit from Oct 3rd-Jan 3rd and go through lesson plans with Farnsworth Elementary students via a digital platform.
Days & Times: Volunteer Mon/Wed or Tues/Thurs from 9:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
Commitment: Twice a week, 45 minutes

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Millcreek Elementary: Literacy Volunteer


Location: Millcreek, Utah
About: Work with 1st - 5th Grade students weekly to help with in-class reading intervention by motivating them to improve their literacy skills.
Days & Times: Opportunities available Monday-Friday
Commitment: Once a week, 45 minutes

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Welcome Baby: Home Visitor


Location: Multiple Locations
About: Welcome Baby is a free home visitation program that promotes healthy, happy, and supportive new beginnings for parents, babies, and their family members. Home visitor volunteers visit at least four families monthly to teach them about their baby’s development.
Days & Times: Choose your own schedule
Commitment: 6 months minimum volunteering at least 4 hours per month.

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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Utah


Location: Multiple Locations
About: Big Brothers Big Sisters needs dozens of adults to mentor kids of all ages from the community, providing them with an additional role model.
Days & Times: Choose your own schedule
Commitment: 2-3 times a month for 1 year

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Mentoring with Volunteers of America


Location: Multiple Locations
About: Join the Volunteers of America as a mentor for their community-based youth mentoring program to help youth experiencing a variety of risk factors. Mentors and youth do activities such as hiking, visiting museums, learning a new skill together, joining a rec league, etc.
Days & Times: Schedules Vary
Commitment: 1-2 hours a week for 9 months

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Women of the World


Location: Multiple Locations
About: Women of the World is looking for volunteers to help their clients integrate into the community by improving their English skills through conversation-based language.
Days & Times: 12:00 -1:30 pm on your choice of Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday
Commitment: 1.5 hours/week

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In March, the CDC changed the way it measures community COVID-19 risk. We ask that volunteers practice best judgment regarding personal and community health and safety when volunteering. Schools and other volunteer sites may have different preferences regarding volunteers and visitors wearing masks. United Way of Salt Lake continues to recommend that volunteers wear a mask when they cannot socially distance and highly encourages all volunteers to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. To learn more about vaccines, visit Utah 211’s Coronavirus Information Page.

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