Literacy Tutoring

The Jake Maxfield Connection provides local, high level, free early literacy tutoring for at risk children. The Literacy Connection tutors are volunteer qualified educators, with many years of experience teaching literacy skills.  Some are reading specialists, some are elementary educators, some are from other specialty areas of education.  All of our tutors care deeply about promoting literacy and helping children succeed. Our hardworking volunteers have tutored approximately 40 kids and counting.

Benefits of the program: 

  • Students maintain the Early Literacy Skills necessary for moving forward
  • Students receive a free book each week from the Literacy Connection
  • Students establish an early connection with the Richards Free Library and its many services
  • Students are successful in maintaining life-long literacy skills necessary for school success

In need of Literacy Tutoring Services or want more information? Download our brochure below and get started!


Interested in  helping strengthen literacy skills in young children? Become a tutor today! We provide free, developmental training.