Alton Taylor - K-1 Volunteer Reader

Alton Taylor – Albemarle County

Tell us about your volunteer activities.
Volunteer Reader K-1 at Meriweather Lewis Elementary School. Volunteer at the Soup Kitchen and Reader K-1 Sunday School at First Presbyterian Church. Committee for Development, African American Teaching Fellows. Committee for Philanthropy Luncheon, Center for Nonprofit Excellence. Alumni Board, Pfeiffer University. Volunteer, Big Brother.

What inspires you to volunteer?
From the Heart to those who need what I can give.  Too, others helped me with grace and free spirit to become what I am today.

If your volunteer work could make on long-lasting change, what would you want it to be?
See young people, and others, grow and develop in a positive, respectful and energetic manner to make life accepting and loving to all.

What is a little-know fact about you?
I was born in a house with no color TV or computer growing up.

What brought you to Charlottesville/Albemarle County?
I came to Charlottesville to attend graduate school at UVA.