ESL Volunteers

2019 FALL REGISTRATION (for September 10 - November 21 session):
9 am-10 am. Tuesday, September 10, followed by first class. Class begins at 10 am.
6:30 pm-7:30 pm, Tuesday, September 10. Class begins at 7:30 pm. 

Teach English to Our Immigrant Neighbors!

Join the Franconia Area Churches ESL Cooperative. Here's how you can help:

ASSIST WITH REGISTRATION: 9-10:30 am and/or 6:30-8 pm, Tues., Sept. 10, 2019

TEACH: Teachers must commit to at least one class per week, (morning or evening), Sept. 10 - Nov. 21, 2019.  Classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., or 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.  Substitutes are available for brief absences.  No experience necessary.  Training is available!

SUBSTITUTE TEACH: Find out how fun teaching is! Provide teachers some flexibility.

MENTOR SOMEONE ONE-ON-ONE: Work with students individually and at your own convenience.

ASSIST WITH ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES: Help teachers set up for class, make copies, assist with special projects on your own time.

TEACH CITIZENSHIP CLASS: We’re looking for someone to explore the possibility of teaching a citizenship class.

DONATE: Donations help subsidize the cost of books for students and teachers. No student for lack of funds. Make check payable to St. John's Lutheran Church, earmarked for "ESL program," and mail to 5952 Franconia Rd., Alexandria, VA 22310.

PRAY: Join with us to pray that our combined efforts may make the often difficult lives of our immigrant neighbors just a bit better.

For more information on the Franconia Area Churches ESL Cooperative, call Coordinator Diane Brody, (703) 660-6386. E-mail: Or visit: English As a Second Language.