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Foster Grandparents Program

of Northeast Minnesota and Northwest Wisconsin:

The Foster Grandparent Program (FGP) offers men and women age 60 and older opportunities to serve as tutors, mentors, role models and friends to children and teens under age 21 with special and/or exceptional needs.  www.mnseniorcorps.org

Foster Grandparents serve 15 – 40 hours a week in one or more local community non-profit agencies.  Eligible volunteers receive a non-taxable stipend of $2.65 per hour and assistance with transportation costs.  Other benefits include an annual physical, holidays, and paid leave.  Orientation, regular in-service training, and annual recognition events are also provided.

Kate Paine, Program Director
Duluth/Superior Area: 715-394-5384
Toll-free: 1-888-338-6492
Fax: 715-394-5951
1416 Cumming Avenue
Suite 2C
Superior, WI 54880