Become a Volunteer Mentor / Peer Mentor / Buddy


Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

5734 Yonge Streetsuite 401Toronto, GTA, North York, York RegionToronto,, Toronto, GTA, North York, York Region M2M 4E7CA

Mentor and mentee at our annual picnic

About

Volunteer Mentor

Serve your community and be part of team that has helped over 30000 kids!

Become a Mentor and Help Children & Youth to Succeed

Empowering Children & Youth To Make Good Decisions

Have you have had a mentor that guided and helped you to make life choices? That professor, teacher, godfather who gave you an opportunity to succeed! Become a mentor, be active in your community!

Watch a short video to know more about it: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QX7azcZ_Yug

Youth Assisting Youth (The Peer Project) is a non-for-profit organization that gives youth an opportunity to volunteer in their community.

  • We need Mentors aged (16 to 29yrs) especially males to;
    Provide support/coaching to a youth on a one-to-one basis
  • To share experiences, skills, and hobbies and inspire younger youth (aged 6-15) to stay on the right track.
  • Provide an opportunity to succeed

Volunteer Role:
* Being a Role Model & having fun while engaging in social and/or academic activities
* Attending FREE attractions such as professional sports, and other events (optional)

Time Commitment:
You can volunteer on your schedule (3 hours per week) and close to home. You will gain a valuable experience!!!

Benefits:

-Be trained

-Get an certificate

-Build your resume

-Develop soft skills

-Make a concrete difference

To apply contact Marcos via Email: mramos@yay.org

Next Training Session Sept 17th- Sat 10am-3pm- contact mramos[at]yay.org to reserve a spot!

NOTE: Volunteer positions show future employers your drive and dedication. Such accomplishments demonstrate initiative, personal will and leadership skills. Excellent for future social workers/counselors/teachers

Skills

Good Match For

Teens

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 3 hours/week
  • Have fun
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