You can help Belleville students through paid tutoring service

Belleville AmeriCorps at Southwestern Illinois College is looking for tutors to help students in Bellevile District 118 and Harmony-Emge District 175 schools.

The organization encourages college students, paraprofessionals, parents, grandparents and retiring teachers to apply. Participants will earn a monthly stipend, according to a news release.

Applications for fall 2017 are due June 6. Apply online at

For more information, call 618-235-2700, ext. 5711 or email