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Position # 2978
OrganizationVictoria Literacy Connection (VLC)
Position PenPal (55+) - Intergenerational PenPal Club
Impact Statement Opening the world of learning in our community.
Description Feeling the need to connect with others? Become a PenPal with a young person in your community!
VLC is seeking PenPals (individuals and groups) to correspond with youth.
Open to adults 55+ from the South Island.
Free to participate. Stationery and postage provided (electronic correspondence also available).
MAKE MEANINGFUL CONNECTIONS. SUPPORT LITERACY. HAVE FUN!
Training Details Program orientation. Code of Conduct. Writing prompts.
Minimum Duration 3 months or less
Timing Anytime
Time Detail On average 1-2 letters per month to each of your young PenPals.
Age 55+
Ideal for An Individual, A Group
Transportation On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest Children/Youth, Senior Services
Skill(s) Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Written Communication, Creative Thinking, Empathy, Respect
How to Apply
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Website http://www.victorialiteracyconnection.ca
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Contact MARLA ILO
Phone 250-385-0014
Address 620 View Street Victoria, V8W 1J6
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