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East Harlem Tutorial Program

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East Harlem Tutorial Program offers a variety of volunteer opportunities through our charter schools and after-school programs, ranging from subject-matter tutoring, providing students with homework help, mentoring, and preparing high school students for college success. Volunteers empower our scholars, prepare them for academic success, support their social enrichment, and help them gain the confidence they will need to succeed in college and in life. Check out our volunteer options below:


Volunteer Opportunities  


School Year Programs 


Classroom Buddies - Volunteers work in one of our Kindergarten through 5th Grade after-school classes assisting our scholars with homework, walking them through engaging classroom activities, and supporting our Assistant and Lead Teachers.


Commitment: Twice a week

When: Monday through Thursday, 4pm - 6pm


Elementary Homework Help - Volunteers support our young scholars as they tackle tough homework while building supportive relationships and positively impacting their academic achievement. In small groups, volunteers address the individual needs of our scholars and focus on content they are learning during the week.   


Commitment: Once a week

When: Saturdays, 10am - 11:30am


Scholars Friday Clubs -Volunteers engage in fun clubs geared toward getting our scholars active and expressing themselves creatively! Volunteers can choose clubs such as dance club, theater/drama club, music/percussion, capoeira (Brazilian martial arts), and soccer. No experience needed -- just a can do attitude!


Commitment: Once a week

When: Fridays, 1:30pm - 4pm


Road to Success - Middle School is some of the most formative years for East Harlem’s young people. These years will determine which high school they get into and ultimately whether they go to college. Road to Success provides a small group setting where scholars receive homework help from volunteers interested in making a difference in the lives of young people.


Commitment: Twice a week

When: Monday through Thursday, 5pm - 6pm


University Tutoring - Volunteers help our middle and high school scholars succeed in various subjects (Math, English, Science, History), while in a one-on-one setting. Volunteers should feel confident tutoring and demonstrate success in a 6th - 12th grade level subject.


Commitment: Once a week

When: Monday and Thursday, 6:30pm - 8pm


College Mentoring Program - The College Mentoring Program is a one-on-one mentoring project that aims to guide high school students through the entire college application process. The program’s goal is to ensure that each senior successfully applies to college, finds financial aid, and chooses the school that is best suited for their needs. The Program is a one year commitment for both the mentor and mentee, with weekly requirements.


Commitment: Once a week

When: Tuesday and Wednesday, 6:30pm - 8pm


Summer Program (July 2017) - Every summer EHTP operates a full day, Monday through Friday, academic and enrichment summer program and volunteers play a huge role in making the summer successful!

Volunteers can choose between the morning or afternoon shifts or do a full day. In the morning, volunteers support our teachers and scholars during academic instruction. In the afternoons, volunteers support during field trips, outdoor activities, and enrichment clubs such as comics, drama, dance, and sports.


Commitment: At least three shifts per week or two full days

When: Monday through Friday. Morning shift: 7:45am - 12:15pm; Afternoon shift: 12pm - 4pm  







Shift TypePart-Time
Salary RangeVolunteer
LocationEast Harlem Tutorial Program

Applications Accepted

Start Date01/14/2013

Job Contact

NameRaúl LazoTitleAssociate, Volunteers & Interns