Salvation Army Volunteers an Army of Readers for GRPS

Readers and book lovers are going to share their love with young school children in Grand Rapids.

The Salvation Army is looking for volunteers to join the Army of Readers event to help celebrate reading.

This volunteer opportunity is Friday April 25th, with shifts from 8:00am to 11:15am, and 12:00pm to 2:45pm.

Volunteers will read a book to the students and then help lead them in a activity related to the book.

Volunteers will have an orientation and training session where they can practice reading the book and go over their classroom activity.

The Salvation Army hopes to share the love of reading with over 1,000 children in Grand Rapids and you can be a part of it. They are looking for over 60 volunteers.

For more information and to sign up visit

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