Mercy Learning Center seeks volunteers to teach reading, math and English as a Second Language (ESL) in its tutoring program. Tutors meet with their students at the center for two hours twice a week.
Mercy Learning Center provides basic literacy and life skills training to low-income women in the Greater Bridgeport area. Its goal is to increase each woman's functional literacy level and prepare her to pursue higher education or employment that offers upward mobility and a level of income adequate to support her and her family. The center offers a one-on-one, or small group, tutoring program four hours per week. More than 600 women benefit from the tutoring program annually.