A non-denominational program of the Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven, 165… and counting…JCL volunteers serve more than 350 students in seven public schools each year. JCL provides training, placement, and support to volunteers and is seeking caring, committed volunteers for the upcoming school year. Reading partners choose the day, time, specific school and grade of the students they would like to work with. Potential volunteers are invited to attend the following information session:
Information & Orientation Session
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 9:30 a.m. at the JCC of Greater New Haven
At the session, learn from:
- Dr. Abie Benitez, Director of Instruction, New Haven Public Schools, Board of Education
- Margie Gillis, Literacy How, Inc., president and founder
- Krista Bergin, literacy intervention facilitator, New Haven Public School
JCL is an award-winning project of the Jewish Community Relations Council of the Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven. The Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven is a philanthropic organization who cares for those in need, enhances Jewish life and ensures the continuity of a vibrant Jewish community locally, in Israel and around the world.