- Amos House Soup Kitchen
- Dorcas International Institute of Rhode Island
- Genesis Center
- Higher Ground International
- Serve Rhode Island
- Rhode Island Free Clinic
BOOK SALE Volunteers
Be a part of a team in a festive outdoor environment to help raise money for a deserving library. Beginning on Wednesday, July 5, The Friends of Knight Memorial Library BOOK SALE will be joining Sankofa Farmers Market on the lawn of Knight Memorial Library. Duties include setting up sale tables, merchandising/ selling books to patrons, breaking down and other duties as needed. This project runs untilOctober 25 but you do not have to commit for the entire duration of the market.
Contact: Doug Victor at 401-467-2625
Tutors for Summer Tutoring Program
Providence Community Library
Important Volunteer Opportunity at Knight Memorial Library (275 Elmwood Ave Providence)
Tutoring and mentoring children ages 10 – 12 to be successful in school.
Under the guidance of certified teachers, work on BASIC Math & Literacy skills.
Knight Memorial Library (275 Elmwood Ave Providence)
July 5 – August 10 Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays
9AM – 10:30 Math
10:30 – 12:00 Literacy
12:00 – 1:30 Chaperone short walk to Bucklin Park for lunch & swimming
Can you volunteer 6 or more days with us?
This could be the best part of your summer!!!
Sue Greenfield, Program Coordinator
BOOK SHELF PROJECT Manager
Be a part of a growing team of volunteers at the Friends of Knight Memorial Library’s BOOK SALE! This position will manage and develop the existing BOOK SHELF PROJECT where books are kept in the reader stream by being placed in community settings. Requires excellent organizational skills, an engaging style, people skills and an ability to self-direct. You will work and report to the Friend’s BOOK SALE Manager to develop this new and exciting part time position. Hours flexible. A car is recommended. Spanish fluency is helpful.