Richmond Jewish Coalition for Literacy

What is RJCL?

The Richmond Jewish Coalition for Literacy (RJCL) is a group of volunteers organized through the Jewish Community Federation of Richmond which pairs students with a volunteer (mentor) with the goal of enabling these children to become more secure in their learning.

Where do we mentor?

RJCL mentors at the following schools:

Swansboro Elementary School: 3160 Midlothian Turnpike, Richmond, VA 23224

Laburnum Elementary School: 500 Meriwether Ave, Richmond, VA 23222

How do I get involved?

New mentors are always welcome! Please contact JCFR Director of Community Impact and Planning Sara Rosenbaum at or (804) 545-8629.