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Pinal Alliance for Economic Growth is looking for volunteer tutors (age 50+) for the AARP Foundation Experience Corps Pinal – Casa Grande program. They have opportunities for online and in-classroom tutoring in Casa Grande and Coolidge. The purpose of the program is to boost reading skills so that young students have a better chance of succeeding in school. If you’re interested in learning more, there are three information workshops being held in August. Learn more at achievepinal.com/aarp-program.html.The program is a partnership between the City of Casa Grande, the Casa Grande Elementary School District, and Pinal Alliance for Economic Growth.Calling for volunteers ages 50 and over to help expand the AARP Foundation Experience Corps Pinal – Casa Grande’s literacy program to Coolidge and Stanfield students. Volunteers can live anywhere in the state and provide virtual services if they have computer and internet connection. Volunteers receive complete training and materials and need no prior tutoring experience. Tutoring takes place one-on-one, either in-person or virtually, over a 7–9-month period. In just one hour per week, one dedicated adult can change the course of a young life. Learn more, click on the flyer for program informational sessions, or call Myra D. Garcia, Program Director, at 480-544-5576. See MoreSee Less
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Here’s an interesting opportunity! Casa Grande Ruins National Monument has an internship position available at the historic site in Coolidge.Are you interested in working with kids at Casa Grande Ruins National Monument? We are looking for college graduates, or those with equivalent experience, for a year long internship with the park. This Stewards Individual Placements VISTA Americorps position focuses on getting local, under-served kids to the monument through after-school programs. It comes with a monthly stipend and education award at year-end completion. Most importantly, VISTA interns receive a year of non-competitive hiring status at the end of the year. On-site housing is available. Position is slated to start in October. Find out more about the position and how to apply for it here! my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?fromSearch=true&id=113792WNPA Photo by Brad Sutton See MoreSee Less
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The Pinal County – Government website has municipal election results for local cities and towns. It’s currently showing partial results with less than 80% of precincts reporting in most areas. Check the site for updates. Elections website: www.pinalcountyaz.gov/elections/Pages/home.aspx See MoreSee Less
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