Learn to read

Deborah Chard

07504 286 290


To volunteer

Lynn Wilson


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For moving ahead

Sally Thornborrow


Current volunteering opportunities:

There are lots of interesting ways to get involved in a Read Easy group and we often have vacancies, both on our local Management Team and for Reading Coaches. At the moment we are particularly looking to fill the following roles:

  • Treasurer
  • IT Support

If there is a role listed here that would suit you, please either contact our Volunteer Recruiter using the contact details above, or complete a form using the Apply button. If there are no suitable vacancies listed at the moment, you can still get in touch if you would like to, and we can keep a note of your interest, if you are happy for us to keep your details.

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About our group:

Our group has been established since Christmas 2016, offering support within Solihull, Olton, Hall Green, Shirley, Knowle, Dickens Heath, Balsall Common, Sheldon, Yardley, Acocks Green and Chelmsley Wood.

Read Easy groups are financially independent from Read Easy UK, and we are responsible for raising all the money needed to keep our group going. If you would like to support our work, please get in touch to find out how.

Group Supporters:

We would like to thank the following organisations for supporting us:

  • S Berridge
  • Knowle and Dorridge Lions
  • GIL Charitable Trust
  • A Robeiro, Local Councillor
  • Heart of England Community Fund
  • Severn Trent Community Fund
  • Solihull MBC
  • Harry Payne Fund
  • M Wright
  • Jack’s 500 (Tesco blue token scheme)
  • Tesco Community Fund
  • Knowle Handbell Ringers
  • Private donation from M

We would also like to thank John Lewis, The Drum and Monkey, Asda Café, Marks & Spencer Café, Moseley and the following libraries: Solihull, Chelmsley Wood, Yardley Wood, Knowle, Dickens Heath and Hall Green for providing rooms for meetings.

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