The new Volunteer in Paradise (VIP) program in the Paradise Valley Unified School District is looking for dedicated, high-quality volunteers.

VIP volunteers provide one-on-one and small group instruction to children in grades K-6. They are paired with teachers based on their interests and schedules, and receive the training needed to become effective, confident tutors.

Learn more at upcoming orientations. Visit for more information and to register for an orientation. Send questions about volunteering to Laurie Smith, VIP coordinator, at


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