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University of Pennsylvania Students Needed to Mentor Local Youth

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Big Brothers Big Sisters Independence

  • 135 people are interested
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WHO: Freshman, Sophomores and Juniors interested in mentoring a child between the ages of 7 and 13.

WHAT: You will meet with your match and play games, take a walk, chat, arts & crafts, sports. Very flexible!

WHERE: You will go to your "Little’s" school which are all local. Transportation provided for those that are not walking distance. * Due to COVID-19 matches will be meeting virtually

WHEN: Once a week for two consecutive semesters, for 40 minutes either during your "Little’s" lunch or after school.

WHY: Give back! Gain experience! Join a 100 year old organization! Help mentor local youth! Increase a sense of purpose!

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About Big Brothers Big Sisters Independence

Location:

123 S Broad Street, Suite 1050, Philadelphia, PA 19109, US

Mission Statement

To provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one mentoring relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.

Description

Since 1915, Big Brothers Big Sisters Independence Region has provided mentoring relationships in community-based and school-based programs to children who need and want them, contributing to brighter futures, better schools and stronger communities for all.

Children & Youth
Community
Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

University of PennsylvaniaUniversity CityPhiladelphia, PA 19104

(39.95836,-75.1954)
 

SKILLS

  • Mentoring
  • Youth Services
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Two consecutive semesters (does not include summer session).
  • Must have a Social Security Number.

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