Heroes of the Week: Adult Learning Center Volunteers
“There is a very strong community at ALC,” says Cara Ball, transition specialist at ALC. “Relationships built here are so strong—teachers and volunteers get to know the students and vice versa. We are coming together to work toward a common goal—to get as many students prepared for their GED as possible—and there is such high commitment and energy in the approach that the teachers and volunteer tutors bring. We offer a lot of support and compassion and people are always impressed by the energy that is alive in our center.”
is always seeking more volunteer tutors in any subject. The organization is
also collecting books (no textbooks) for its annual October Book Sale, and can
always use school supplies (notebooks, folders, pens and pencils) and break
room supplies (coffee, tea and paper towels). For more information about the
Adult Learning Center, visit alcmilwaukee.org or call 414-263-5874.