Read to Me

UMOM New Day Centers partners with Hands On Greater Phoenix for Read to Me, a weekly literacy program for UMOM children ages 4 and up. Established twelve years ago with only a handful of books and a few volunteers, Read to Me is now a strong and lively program with an average attendance of 30-40 children who interact with 30-40 volunteers each week.  The program encourages literacy through positive one-on-one interactions. The children at UMOM look forward to picking out and reading a new book with their volunteer each week and it’s volunteers like you that help them foster a love of reading. This volunteer opportunity is great for individuals, families, civic groups and corporations. 

  • When: Tuesday Nights
  • Time: 6:00 PM-7:45 PM
    • (Volunteers must arrive by 6:15 PM. For the safety of the UMOM children, the doors will be locked at 6:15 PM sharp.)
  • Where: Activity Center (Double glass doors located on the EAST side of the building.)

All opportunities for August and September and October 2018 have been filled

We ask that volunteer groups are limited to a maximum of 10 people. 

Important Registration Information:

  • Read to Me welcomes volunteers ages 8 and older. Children between the ages of 8-13 must be accompanied by a parent, guardian or group leader.
  • If you are registering for more than 1 person, please register for each person separately.

**Overflow parking is located in the parking lot connected to the west side of the UMOM main parking lot**

If you have any questions or would like to be placed on the waitlist, please contact our Volunteer Coordinator, Jasmine Young by email at jyoung@umom.org or by phone at 602-362-5853.

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Tuesday November 06
6:00 PM - 7:45 PM
UMOM New Day Centers partners with Hands On Greater Phoenix for Read to Me, a weekly literacy program for UMOM children ages 4 and up. Established twelve years ago with only a handful of books and a few volunteers, Read to Me is now a strong and lively program with an average attendance of 50-70 children and 50-70 volunteers each week. The program encourages literacy through positive one-on-one interactions. The children at UMOM look forward to picking out and reading a new book with their volunteer each week and it’s volunteers like you that help them foster a love of reading. This volunteer opportunity is great for individuals, families, civic groups and corporations.
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This event is currently sold out.
Tuesday November 13
6:00 PM - 7:45 PM
UMOM New Day Centers partners with Hands On Greater Phoenix for Read to Me, a weekly literacy program for UMOM children ages 4 and up. Established twelve years ago with only a handful of books and a few volunteers, Read to Me is now a strong and lively program with an average attendance of 50-70 children and 50-70 volunteers each week. The program encourages literacy through positive one-on-one interactions. The children at UMOM look forward to picking out and reading a new book with their volunteer each week and it’s volunteers like you that help them foster a love of reading. This volunteer opportunity is great for individuals, families, civic groups and corporations.
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This event is currently sold out.
Tuesday November 20
6:00 PM - 7:45 PM
UMOM New Day Centers partners with Hands On Greater Phoenix for Read to Me, a weekly literacy program for UMOM children ages 4 and up. Established twelve years ago with only a handful of books and a few volunteers, Read to Me is now a strong and lively program with an average attendance of 50-70 children and 50-70 volunteers each week. The program encourages literacy through positive one-on-one interactions. The children at UMOM look forward to picking out and reading a new book with their volunteer each week and it’s volunteers like you that help them foster a love of reading. This volunteer opportunity is great for individuals, families, civic groups and corporations.
Sold Out
This event is currently sold out.
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We can't wait to read with you!

See you soon! 

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