Mentoring+

The Mentoring+ program connects area youth ages 11 to 17 with caring community mentors. Matches are made based on common interests with a goal of helping youth explore exciting pathways while staying positively engaged to their family members, schools, and the community.

 

“Every kid is one caring adult away from becoming a success story.”

  – Josh Shipp , Youth Empowerment Expert 

You could be that adult volunteer to be a mentor!

The Mentoring+ program connects area youth ages 11 to 17 with caring community mentors.

Matches are made based on common interests with a goal of helping youth explore exciting pathways while staying positively engaged to their family members, schools, and the community.

We are currently seeking volunteer mentors!

GIVE A LITTLE – GET A LOT

WHAT YOU GIVE

One year mentoring commitment
Four hours a month to meet with a mentee
Participation in three (2 hour) trainings
A positive, supportive relationship

 WHAT YOU GET

New or increased skills in youth-work
A deeper connection with youth in your community
Program support to help build a strong  mentor/mentee relationship
Feeling of well-being that comes from supporting someone
Opportunities to participate in free & fun monthly activities

Connect today!

If you are interested in volunteering or know a teen who might benefit from participating, please contact Karina Ware, Director of the Mentoring+ program at (802) 622-4287   or mentoring@wcysb.org

*All volunteers must be 18 years of age and pass a criminal background check.

Mentor Interest Form