Archived News Release from 2004
For Immediate Release
Redwood City's Project READ Recruiting
Volunteer Tutors to Help a Child, Teen, or Adult Succeed at
Redwood City, CA - February 5, 2004
- Volunteers are being sought by Redwood City Project
READ to work one-on-one with local residents who have made a
commitment to learn to read, and attain personal educational
goals. Before being matched with learners, Project READ tutors
complete an informative Tutor Training Workshop scheduled conveniently
throughout the year.
The next tutor training session begins Thursday, Feb. 19,
from 6 to 9 p.m. at Redwood City Library, 1044 Middlefield
Road. The sessions continue on Sat., Feb. 21 from 10 a.m.
to 4 p.m, and conclude with sessions on Tuesday Feb. 24 and
Thursday, Feb. 26 from 6 to 9 p.m.
“Our tutors tell us that one of the most satisfying
aspects of this program is being able to get to know a motivated
student and enjoy a mutual learning experience over time,”
Kathy Endaya, director of the nonprofit agency formed in 1987.
For further information, or to register for an upcoming
tutoring session, call Project READ at the Redwood City Public
Library at (650) 780-7077. Project READ’s website is
The Redwood City Public Library sponsors many free programs
for children and adults, and helps our community to “understand
the past, prepare for the future, and thrive in the present.”
For more information about library events and services you
may access the library’s home page at www.rcpl.info
or call 780-7026.
Visit Redwood City’s website at www.redwoodcity.org
for information about the City and its services, the community,
recreation programs, education, City government, and local
Kathy Endaya, Director