IMPORTANT NOTICE: Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Reading Partners. Our reading centers in the Seattle area are currently at capacity for the 2017-18 school year. If you would like to learn more about Reading Partners or if you are interested in volunteering in the fall, please complete the sign up form below and a member of our team will be in contact with you.

Thank you for your interest in making a difference in the life of a child. More than simply reading with a child, you will help your student gain key foundational skills to become a stronger reader.

Minimum requirements to volunteer

  • You must be 14-years or older
  • Commit to as little as one hour a week (reading centers are open Mon-Thurs at local schools)
  • Attend an in-person tutor orientation
  • Pass a background check

Reading Partners provides you with:

  • A highly effective, easy-to-use curriculum
  • In-person training and on-site support
  • The opportunity to make a tangible difference


If you have questions or concerns before signing up, or if you would prefer to apply with the help of one of our staff members, please contact us at