Garfield Elementary Mentoring - (CCE Transportation Provided)
The Garfield Elementary School program is a one-on-one mentoring experience. You will be mentoring elementary school-aged children in various subjects that could range from Math to Reading and Spelling. Garfield-Palouse Elementary is located about 45-minutes from Pullman. It is strongly recommended for WSU students to volunteer for this opportunity regularly.
Ages of Youth:
You will be working with elementary school-aged children, K-5th grade, ages 5-11
- Contact: Students do NOT need to contact the agency for this opportunity. Please contact the CCE at 509-335-7708 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or stop by the office at L45, if you have any questions.
- Background Check: You must complete a background check for this opportunity at least 4 days prior to the project date. Complete and submit the form to the CCE office in L45, or via email at email@example.com. Download the background check form here. An example background check form can be found here.
- Other: Please dress appropriately for working with children. You should receive 2.5 hours for this opportunity.
Transportation is provided for this opportunity. Please plan to be at L45 (Lower Lobby of the CUB -- same floor as Butch's Den) by 8:15AM. We will be at the school for about two hours. We should get back to campus by/around 11:45AM.
Service Hours: Service hours are allocated based on amount of direct service participation and do not include meeting time and transportation to/from the service site. Students can expect to receive up to 2.5 hours for service.
Inclusivity: The CCE strives to sponsor activities that are accessible to all students. If you need accommodations to fully access the activities offered through the Center for Civic Engagement, please contact Jessica Perone, Community Programs Coordinator, at 509-335-4609 or firstname.lastname@example.org at least one week prior to the activity.