With Beanstalk Reading 321 you'll help three children, twice a week, for at least one academic year (three terms, starting at any time of the year). With your support, you'll help them improve their reading ability, confidence and learn to love reading.

It's a rewarding experience:

  • Our most popular and longest-running volunteering opportunity, with thousands of people taking part
  • 80% of people say it makes them feel more physically and mentally active
  • You'll take on a new challenge and develop new skills 
  • You'll change a child's life, giving them the skills and confidence they need to succeed in life
  • Most of all, you'll have fun!

You'll make a lasting difference:

  • You'll read, play and talk to open up a child’s imagination and help them discover the magic of reading
  • You'll help three children succeed at school
  • You'll become part of your local community and give something back

What's involved: 

  • You'll engage with children in a fun and positive way 
  • You'll adapt each session to the child, seeing for yourself how they progress
  • You'll volunteer for 90 minutes, twice a week, in a school near you

Find out more about volunteering with Beanstalk