University of Rochester

Generation 2

Rochester City School District
Rochester, NY 14618


Bruce Gilberg, Ph.D.

Melanie Mroz

(585) 442-6043

Start Date: Friday, August 24, 2012

End Date: Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Academic Interests: Youth, Health and Wellness, Special Needs, Poverty, Education

Required Skills: Valid driver's license

Description: Generation 2 pairs college students with K-2nd grade children through weekly 30 minute 1:1 child-centered visits in School #36 in Rochester. A  G2 coordinator provides assistance. G2 needs 8-12 volunteers that can commit to 2.5 hours between 11:30-2:pm weekly on Mon, Wed, or Fri for one school year. In service training is provided  There are no certification or language requirements. G2 promotes community building and intergenerational friendships necessary for children to learn in school. 

Requested Volunteers: 12

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