My Home Library Big Awesome Book Sort
Barbara Bush Houston Literacy Foundation

November 2019
Houston, TX 77020

Grab your friends on Friday, November 15th and Saturday, 16th to volunteer your time to help sort books at the Big Awesome Book Sort event. This will be one of our biggest book sorts ever – come be a part of getting new books in the hands of nearly 5,000 children across the Houston area!

December 2019
Houston, TX 77020

Grab your friends on Friday and Saturday, December 6th & 7th to volunteer your time to help sort books at the Big Awesome Book Sort event. Come be a part of getting new books in the hands of nearly 5,000 children across the Houston-area!

International Services Administrative Assistant
Houston Public Library

Ongoing
Houston, TX 77002

The Library's International Services Division has requested the assistance of a volunteer to help with administrative duties. The assigned volunteer will help assist with various tasks  that include inventory, standard clerical and office work, customer service, and other tasks as assigned by staff.

Volunteer at the Book Warehouse
Friends of Houston Public Library

Ongoing
Houston, TX 77040

Support your local library by volunteering with the Friends of the Houston Public Library at the Book Warehouse! No prior training or experience is needed; guidance will be provided at the Book Warehouse. Volunteer duties include scanning donated books, sorting and moving books, and listing books on Amazon. There are several days to volunteer for this summer. The Book Warehouse welcomes all volunteers ages 13 and up.

 

Mentor / Reader - Spring Branch Area
The Kid's Reading Room

Ongoing
Spring Branch Area

This volunteer opportunity is for FIRST-TIME Kid's Reading Room volunteers who are interested in reading with our students in underprivileged Spring Branch apartment communities.

 

Read Houston Read
Houston ISD

Individually Scheduled
Houston, TX

Read Houston Read is a program designed to support Houston ISD's Literacy By 3 movement, which aims to have every child reading on grade level by the end of third grade. This is part of a community-wide effort to reduce the cycle of low literacy in Houston. HISD currently partners with over 50 elementary schools in their district and each campus needs approximately 5 volunteers for each shift. The dates and times vary per campus. Help make an impact in a child's life by signing up to be a mentor for Read Houston Read! To sign-up for a shift, click the button below.

 

Readers
Reading Aces

Ongoing
Austin, TX

Reading Aces is an organization that allows volunteers to attend at-risk community centers and work with elementary students to improve their literacy skills. It is a fun and easy way to positively impact your community. It also looks great on your resume and fulfills service hours!