Female Mentors Needed for College Bound Inner-City Girls


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

University of Southern California CampusLos Angeles, CA 90089

Are you ready to help these students? Join Our Team Now!

About

Minds Matter of Los Angeles provides a rigorous academic and college prep program for bright, motivated high school students from low-income families earning less than $25,000 per year. As a mentor, you will help your student manage the various projects that are part of this life-changing program, such as applying to summer programs at universities across the country.

You will work as a pair of mentors with a single student, meeting with your student every Saturday during the school year from 12:30-2:30pm. The Minds Matter year startsSept 23 for the sophomores, so you will have a chance to jump right in and get started soon!

For more information, please complete our volunteer questionnaire: https://www.tfaforms.com/310839 so we can learn a little more about you.

You can also visit our website at www.mindsmatterla.org or email us at volunteer@mindsmatterla.org.

Program Highlights:

  • Since 1991, 100% of Minds Matter graduates have been accepted to a 4-year college or university
  • Over 90% of our students will be the first in their families to graduate from college
  • From 2012-2015 Our students have been awarded 7 Gates Millennium Scholarships
  • Newly implemented Financial Literacy program (launched 2014)

To apply, please complete our volunteer questionnaire located at https://www.tfaforms.com/310839 so we can learn a little more about you. Visit our website at www.mindsmatterla.org or email us at volunteer@mindsmatterla.org for more information.

Skills

  • Tutoring
  • General Education
  • Mentoring
  • Math / Science Instruction
  • Reading / Writing
  • Financial Literacy

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • 2 - 3 hours per week
  • College Graduate

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