Office Hours:
Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5:00pm

Mailing Address:
Center for Public Service
Alcee Fortier Hall
6823 St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70118

Phone: 504-862-8060
Fax: 504-862-8061


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Start the Adventure in Reading (STAIR)

Contact Info


1545 State Street
New Orleans, Louisiana 70118
Directions To Agency:
Primary Phone: 504-899-0820

Primary Agency Contact

Name: Elizabeth STAIR

Agency Info

Agency type: Non Profit
Agency hours:9-5 PM M-F
Beginning date for service:10/01/2011

Agency Details

Agency carries liability insurance.
Agency carries worker's compensation insurance.
Agency has a need for additional volunteers.
Agency needs:
STAIR needs tutors to teach reading to at-risk public school students at various locations in New Orleans area
After a brief training class students will be able to work directly with one particular student on a regular basis. Working one-on-one creates a bond between the student and the child that fosters the learning process and gives the student a more in depth knowledge of a child in this particular demographic.

Mission statements

To improve the reading skills and self-esteem of lower elementary school students.

Division Mission Statements

  • One-on-one reading tutoring To improve the reading skills and self-esteem of lower elementary school students.

Populations Served by Agency

  • 2nd graders from participating public schools

Topics Of Interest for this agency

  • Instructional Support
  • One on One Reading Tutoring for age 6 - 8

Public Service Needs

  • Tutor children from 5-12 years old in one-to-one setting

Resource Needs for this agency

  • community support, volunteers, monetary resources

Services Provided by Agency

  • Education
  • Literacy Instruction and Mentorship

Public Service Activities

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Center for Public Service, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-862-8060