General Information

  • Volunteer Opportunities / Responsibilities: Little Lights offers a variety of free after-school and summer programming for students grades K-8th living in low-income public housing, including programs for academic growth and character development. Volunteers are essential in the functioning of these programs and Little Lights hosts hundreds of volunteers each year.

    The most popular volunteer opportunities are Math Heroes and Reading Heroes, weekly math and reading tutoring sessions designed to get students up to grade-level proficiency through one-to-one tutoring.

    Inquire to for a full description of all volunteering opportunities -- academic and otherwise!
  • Types of Volunteers Needed: individual/adult; adult groups of less than 5; individual/high school; adult groups of 6 or more, including corporate teams
  • Hours Needed: business hours during the week; evenings during the week; daytime on the weekend