Study Buddies

Study Buddies tutor elementary school students who need extra academic assistance or who would benefit from a relationship with an adult role model. Our mission is to share Jesus love in our conversation and help. They are also provided with a nutritious meal.

Buddy

Primary Duties

  • Help students academically.

  • Be a role model by demonstrating love and concern.

  • Really listen to your child.

Requirements

  • Love for children and for learning.

  • Must have clearances if 18 or over.

  • Not necessary to attend our church to participate (e.g. we have participants from key clubs and honors societies).

  • Must be 16 or older unless accompanied by an adult.

Kitchen Crew

Primary Duties

  • Assist chef with meal prep

  • Serve meals

  • Clean up

Requirements

  • Must have clearances if 18 or over.

Frequency​

  • 5:30 – 7:00 pm for 4 Tuesdays in the Fall

  • 5:30 – 7:00 pm for 7 Tuesdays in the Spring

Training

  • New volunteers receive instruction before the program begins.

  • New volunteers are initially paired with an experienced Buddy.

  • Coaches are circulating and are available to help.

Please contact Darlene Brandt (or at 717-566-3151) if you have question about this ministry or about getting involved.