Unlocking each child’s potential through the foundation of reading
An educational partnership with the School Sisters of Notre Dame and proud host of AARP Foundation Experience Corps
Explore our Learn-From-Home training resources to continue your growth as a tutor and mentor. New selections each month.
With the support of the AARP Foundation, we created the East Side Learning Center Mutual Aid Site. This is a simple form for people who are able to help neighbors in need. If you can help or need help, complete the form. Volunteers and staff will connect you with the appropriate resource.
ESLC is the proud host of AARP Foundation Experience Corps in the Twin Cities. Join us in guiding the next generation of readers! Volunteer stipends available.
We can do better
Learn more about ESLC's stand regarding the killing of George Floyd by Minneapolis police officers and the systemic racism in our state and nation. Read More
Bilboards remind us why ESLC's stakeholders do what they do
ESLC’s former Executive Director S. Audrey Lindenfelser, SSND, once said to me, “They are all our children.” All of us at ESLC embrace this concept. In light of this, ESLC takes a unique approach to l... Read More
Tutor Tip: What's in a Letter Sound
Read about an app that helps you pronounce the letter sounds in a way that makes it easier for a child to sound out words. Read More
Leaving a Lasting Legacy
Meet long-time supporter and partner in changing each child's life, John Riehle. Read More