Museums, libraries, and other organizations in Chicago offer summer learning opportunities for teenagers in the form of internships, jobs, and other programs. Many offer payment or … [Read More...] about Internships, volunteer posts for teens
There are summer programs for teenagers all over Chicago and beyond, ranging from academic enrichment to college experiences. Many programs are free or offer reduced-cost … [Read More...] about Academic summer programs for teens
Here's a way to take a night off from kitchen duties and raise money for Cluster Tutoring. Have pizza from Lou Malnati's Oak Park location on Wednesday, April 11. Thick crust or … [Read More...] about Eat pizza and help Cluster on April 11
Donate Today and Improve the Life of a Child
All funds help us provide one-to-one tutoring and mentoring for 115 kids from the Austin neighborhood on Chicago's west side. Your donations are greatly appreciated and 100% tax deductible.
Students may be taking standardized tests in March, so they might come to tutoring with less homework than usual. But everyone will get a rest during spring break, March 26-30. Cluster Tutoring is off that week, too.
Students & Families
A caring, committed volunteer can make a lasting difference in the life of a child, regardless of the child's current level of academic ability. Cluster accepts new students in grades K-8, with priority enrollment going to students in K-3. Students may remain in the program through grade 12. MORE >>
You don’t need special training to be a tutor - just patience, a desire to help, and 90 minutes one night a week during the school year. The atmosphere is relaxed and supportive, and tutors find they get as much out of the program as their students. MORE >>
Read to Succeed
Because reading is the key to academic success, Cluster has a focus on literacy. Our Structured Reading project, which is overseen by a certified reading specialist, has produced great results. MORE >>
5460 W. Augusta Blvd.
Chicago, Illinois 60651