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Tutoring Ministries

Tutoring Ministries give the Wheaton College student body the opportunity to teach and tutor a diverse group of students in grades k-12.

Tutoring Ministries

Buddy Break

Serve children with disabilities through tutoring with Buddy Break ministry.

Fridays 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Contact: grace.gantz@my.wheaton.edu

By the Hand

By the Hand focuses on nurturing children from an under-resourced community in an inclusive, loving manner by providing and caring for their body, soul, and mind.  Volunteers at By the Hand invest in children who come from impoverished communities until they are well adjusted responsible adults and beyond. 

Wednesdays 3:00 - 7:30 pm

Contact: john.arenas@my.wheaton.edu

Chicago HOPES for Kids

Tutor children from the inner-city of Chicago.


Contact: laurel.nee@my.wheaton.edu

Hawthorne Tutoring

Serve immigrant and refugee elementary students through after school tutoring program at Hawthorne Elementary in Wheaton.

Thursdays 3:15 pm - 4:45 pm

Contacts: rebecca.carlson@my.wheaton.edu and elise.anderson@my.wheaton.edu

Lowell Tutoring

Serve immigrant and refugee elementary students through World Relief’s after school tutoring program at Lowell Elementary and Longfellow Elementary in Wheaton.

Tuesdays 3:15 pm -5:15 pm

Contacts: campbell.allen@my.wheaton.edu

Marian Park Tutoring

Serve children through tutoring at an after school program.

Thursdays 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Contact: ruthie.kornegay@my.wheaton.edu

Pui Tak

Adult Tutoring: Form relationships with Chinese immigrants living in Chinatown by tutoring them in ESL.  Children's Tutoring: Tutor Chinese elementary or middle-schoolers in ESL and other topics.  Lesson plans required.  

Saturdays 8:30 am – 1:30 pm

Contact: In Need

Wellspring Tutoring

Thursdays 3:15 pm - 5:00 pm

Contact: tori.dobleske@my.wheaton.edu

Wheaton North Tutoring

Come alongside small groups of high school refugee students developing relationships while helping them navigate their transition to the United States with homework help, activities, sports, etc.

Thursdays 1:30 - 3:30 pm

Contact: Jayne.Rinne@my.wheaton.edu