Oasis tutors are changing the lives of children in San Antonio

You can change a life by providing the individual attention that helps children build confidence and experience success.

Since 1993, San Antonio Oasis has offered Oasis Intergenerational Tutoring, which pairs adults age 50 and older with children in grades 1-3 to promote success in reading. Volunteers are needed to spend one hour a week with the same child throughout the school year.

  • No teaching experience is required
  • Free training is provided
  • Hours are flexible for vacations and appointments
  • Choose the school where you prefer to tutor

To learn more, please fill in the form or contact Ginny Brown , program coordinator, (210) 236-5954.

Upcoming Tutor Training Sessions

Thursday, August 22 from 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. and
Friday, August 23 from 9 a.m.-12 p.m.*

*Must attend both days


Thursday, September 19 from 9:30am-3:00pm and
Friday, September 20 from 9:00am-12:00pm*

*Must attend both days

For additional training sessions this upcoming fall, call (210) 236-5954.

Become an Oasis Intergenerational Tutor

Meet our tutors

JoAnn Almendariz

Joanne Almendariz

“Kids have such a desire to learn,” says Joanne Almendariz. “When you are able to tap into their world and find what excites them, you know you’ve hit a home run.”

Taylor E

Esther Taylor

“There are children out there who need us”

Bill Jennings

Bill Jennings

Joyce Hughes

Joyce Hughes

“The relationship you build is very special to the child.”