becomeamentor

Become a Mentor

You have the opportunity to make a difference in a young person’s life. With your help, you will see them grow and learn. You will become part of their success.

What’s Involved

  • Email or call your mentee once a week
  • Meet face-to-face with your mentee once a month for a 10-month period
  • Assist in them signing up for Remind and FaceBook updates as well as in reviewing resumes
  • Discuss with them The Critical Path to coach them on their progress
  • Encourage continuous learning and problem solving
  • Attend the graduation and recognize your student

What Does It Take To Be A Mentor

  • The ability and desire to work with youth (ages 14-24) from diverse backgrounds
  • A positive attitude and good listening skills
  • The willingness to share your knowledge and experiences
  • Patience, understanding, and a sense of humor