America Reads

Applications are NOW OPEN for Spring 2024 Mentors!

Apply at the link above before January 22nd, 2024 at 11:59pm.

America Reads is open to ALL majors and is a great opportunity for students that
  • Enjoy working with youth
  • Want to be more engaged with the Houston community
  • Would like field experience in Houston

Current Community Partners

Read more about each placement HERE!

  • Momentum Education
  • The Nehemiah Center
  • Poe Elementary
  • reVision Houston

America Reads tutors earn $15 per hour. Tutors must have Federal Work Study and be able to work at least 4 hours per week. 

For more information, contact Student Coordinators Imaan Patel (, Kimberly Dorsey ( or Ella Seigel (


Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Phone: 713-348-2223
Fax: 713-348-5885


Center for Civic Leadership
Rice Memorial Center, Room 208
6100 Main St. Houston, TX 77005