For 30 minutes once a week, business volunteers from the community have helped first graders in SAUSD learn to read without ever leaving their desk. Through an online tutoring program, Tutormate, volunteers have been able to interact with our students remotely from their computers and tablets and tutor and encourage them to become strong readers. This past Tuesday, employees from PIMCO met the students they had been tutoring all year long at Madison Elementary. Last week, employees from Wells Fargo met their students. Students were embraced with hugs, and smiles from their tutors. Click here to read the article that was featured in the OC Register.