Volunteers and Partnerships

Volunteer and Partnerships

Volunteer Reading Tutors are needed as follows to work 1:1 with students to improve reading skills during a summer reading program:

  • Monday – Thursday
  • June 21  - July 21 (no classes July 4th week)
  • 12:00 – 1:30pm at least one day a week
  • Brentwood, Gulf Gate, and Lamarque Elementary schools

REQUIRED TRAINING IS PROVIDED FREE. PLEASE CALL 941-927-9000, ext. 31500 to register or for more information.

We Need You to:

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Volunteer Opportunities Available

  • Assist teachers in math classes in elementary or middle school classes
  • Tutor elementary student in Reading – training provided for 1:1 tutoring
  • Tutor middle school students in Reading – training provided for 1:1 tutoring
  • Assist teachers in elementary school Reading classes
  • Mentor students at all levels

How to Volunteer

  • Contact a school near you. If you know where you want to volunteer, contact that school’s Volunteer Coordinator directly to match your interest with the school’s need.
  • Explore volunteer needs. If you aren’t sure where you want to volunteer or what you want to do, call the school district’s Volunteer & Partnership Office to learn about volunteer needs and opportunities (941.927.9000 ext. 31500)
  • Find the best fit. If you have a specific volunteer skill or interest, call the school district’s Volunteer & Partnership Office to find a school that needs your specific skill (941.927.9000 ext. 31500)

Other Resources



Communications and Community Relations
Gary Leatherman, Director

Debbie Tippen, Administrative Assistant

Media Relations
Scott Ferguson, Specialist

Online Communications
Mina Ajrab, Specialist

Phone: 941-927-4009 or
941-927-9000 ext. 74009
Fax: 941-927-4059
1960 Landings Boulevard
Sarasota, Florida 34231
Green 3rd Floor

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Leanne McIntire, Manager
Phone: 941-361-6355
Fax: 941-361-6358 
4748 Beneva Road
Sarasota, Florida 34233

Volunteer & Partnership Office
Danielle Schwied, Coordinator 

Alice Faria Stevens, Administrative Assistant 
Phone: 941-927-9000, ext. 31500
Fax: 941-361-6539
Green 1st Floor

Staff Listing

2/22/2017 - Woodland Middle South County Gifted Magnet Academy's 5th-6th Gr. Orientation & Registration STEM Carnival Showcase Evening

2/23/2017 - Tuttle Kindergarten Roundup

2/23/2017 - Restorative Strategies Staff Training

2/25/2017 - FAFSA Form Completion Assistance - Lee Wetherington Boys & Girls Club

2/28/2017 - Brentwood Kindergarten Roundup

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