45 Bristol Street, New Haven, CT 06511 information@newhavenreads.org 203-752-1923

Volunteer Application

    Volunteer Application

  • 203-752-1923

  • 45 Bristol St., New Haven, CT 06511

  • www.newhavenreads.org

  • volunteer@newhavenreads.org

  • New Haven Reads requires all staff and in-person volunteers to be fully vaccinated* against COVID-19 and receive a booster shot once eligible.
    *A person is considered fully vaccinated greater than or equal to 2 weeks after completion of a two-dose mRNA series (Pfizer or Moderna) or a single dose of Janssen (J&J) vaccine. Boosters are recommended at least 5 months after completing a Pfizer or Moderna vaccine series and at least 2 months after a Janssen/J&J vaccine.
    *We welcome any volunteers not up to date on their vaccinations and booster to tutor online

    Please select your COVID-19 vaccination status below.

    In which area(s) would you prefer to volunteer? Check all that apply.

    Tutoring Hours: Mon. to Wed. 3-7 pm, Thurs. to Fri. 3-6 pm and Sat. 10am-2pm

    Book Bank Volunteer Hours: Mon. to Wed. 12-4 pm and Thurs. to Fri. 12-3 pm
    Location 45 Bristol St.

    Homework Table Hours: Mon. to Thurs. 2-3 pm

    Field Trip Reader Thurs. and Fri. 9:45-11:15 am
    Location 45 Bristol St.

    Please check the days and times you are available to volunteer.

    Please see above hours for each position and be sure to select the times that match your desired volunteer role.







    If you are interested in tutoring, to which locations are you able to travel to each week, taking into account taking into account distance and transportation?
    Check all that apply:

    To provide the best support and consistency for our students and programming, please note we ask all volunteers to consider staying the full school year.


    Please indicate your highest level of education.

    High School Student

    Please note all volunteers must be at least 15 years of age

    High School Diploma/GED

    College Student

    Associate's Degree

    Bachelor's Degree

    Master's/Graduate Degree


    Other school, certificates, certifications, or licenses

    Will you be fulfilling a community service hours requirement by volunteering with NHR? (required)


    How did you hear about NHR? (required)
    Why do you want to volunteer with NHR? (required)


    Employment Status (required):

    References (required)

    For both references, please be sure to include: Name, Relationship, Email Address, and Phone Number.