World Relief of DuPage - ESL Tutoring
1825 College Ave., Suite 230
Wheaton, IL 60187
Name and Position of Contact Person:
Heather Spanogle, ESL Volunteer Coordinator
(630) 462-7566 ext. 1042
Days/Hours Available for Service Learners:
Office hours are Monday - Friday 8:30 AM - 5 PM, but tutoring may be done anytime, including evenings and weekends.
Description of Organization:
World Relief is an international non-profit agency that works with local churches, individual volunteers, and community groups to offer a comprehensive range of services to refugees and immigrants, the majority of whom are low income.
Description of Service Learner Role:
World Relief staff will connect COD service-learning students with refugees who have arrived in the United States in the past year. Students will spend time weekly with their refugee partner to help him/her learn English and adjust to American culture.
All volunteers are required to complete 12 hours of training, and commit to 2 hours
per week for six months.
Tutoring is typically done at the homes of refugees.
Number of Placements Available:
5 - 10
Student Services Center (SSC) Room 3258
Monday to Thursday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
College of DuPage
425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn IL
60137 (630) 942-2800
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