Florence begins every Wednesday reading one-on-one to four different children. Her students range from ages four to eight years old.
She immigrated from Italy and grew up in North Beach speaking Italian.
Sometimes her former students stop in at the library to hug her after the reading session ends.Request more Information
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Many thanks to David Graeven, a sociologist and social psychologist, for his work on behalf of the Read-Aloud Volunteer Program.
Read-Aloud Volunteer program was one of three nonprofit organizations awarded a Cities of Service grant to harness the power of volunteers to help improve Richmond students’ literacy skills.More Successes
On Tuesday, May 6, donors will come together from every neighborhood to support local nonprofits during a 24-hour online giving event.
Celebrate Service during National Volunteer Week
National Volunteer Week started in 1974 to promote the impact and power of volunteerism and service.
Save the date!
Plan to attend our annual Volunteer Appreciation Event on Friday, April 25, 2014 at 2:30 pm.
RAVP staff and board members, school principals, and partner organizations will join together to celebrate our dedicated volunteers.
The Cooperative Children’s Book Center (CCBC), a research library of the School of Education, University of Wisconsin-Madison, compiles annual statistics on the number of books published annually by and about people of color.
Read-Aloud received a generous donation from the Berkeley-based Bernard E. and Alba Witkin Charitable Foundation. The late Bernard Witkin was a renouned legal author.
Celebrating our 18th year in WCCUSD.
Here are a few highlights from 2013. We could not have managed any of them without your support and generous gifts of time and money.More Updates