Volunteer Opportunity

Academic Tutors for Casa de la Esperanza Learning Center

Opportunity Type: Ongoing Volunteer Opportunity
Department: Housing and Human Services
Category: Human Services and Public Health
Time Commitment & Minimum Age: Minimal of 2 hours per week per semester (Fall & Spring) to maximum of 20 hours per week. Must be at least 15 years old.

Casa de la Esperanza Learning Center, 1520 South Emery Street, Longmont, CO 80501 (southeast corner of Hwy 287 and Pike Road)

Program Summary:

The Casa de la Esperanza program was initiated to serve the 100+ children and youth living on site. The program responds to the unique needs of the dozens of farm workers families. Casa de la Esperanza’s educational center is a state of the art learning center providing opportunities and resources toward excellence and self-empowerment through collaboration and programming that nurture each individual’s potential. Our vision is one of a thriving community that encourages those around us by exemplifying the ideals of education, leadership, and self-sustainability

Duties and Responsibilities:

Promote and support math, literacy, other content areas including access to higher education, by tutoring kid’s afterschool.

Qualifications and Requirements:

Aged 15 or older, own transportation or able to use public transportation. Volunteers must commit to at least 2 hours a day, once a week, for 4 months.

Training Dates and Information:

Fingerprinting must be completed before first day. Must be willing to drive to Thornton for fingerprint appointment. Must complete Mandated Reporter Training and Cultural Diversity Training.

Additional Information:

Bilingual (Spanish & English) a plus but not needed; experience in education and working with immigrant populations beneficial.


Vanessa M. Arritola, Program Coordinator, varritola@bouldercounty.org , 303-678-6220 office.

Unpaid Internship: This is an Unpaid Internship
Application Process:

Fill out inquiry application here