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Cause Areas

When

Mon Jul 10, 2017 10:00 AM - Fri Jun 01, 2018 04:00 PM

Where

200 East Randolph St, Suite 63Chicago, IL 60601


About

This is a 2 year volunteer commitment. Application Deadline May 1st! Program begins July 2017.

Eligibility

  • I want to mentor high-potential, low-income, first-generation college students in their personal and professional development.
  • I am passionate about giving back to the community.
  • I am available to attend career development workshops 1-2 Saturdays per month for 2 years.
  • I am a college graduate with 2+ years of work experience, willing to share my industry expertise and network.
Benefits
  • Develop a one-on-one mentoring relationship with your Fellow.
  • Serve as a role model and resource for your class of Mentor Coaches and Fellows.
  • Network with highly accomplished professionals from a variety of industries.
  • Gain access to exclusive professional development and social events.
Workshop Experience
  • The Fellows Program begins in July 2017.
  • Workshops are held on Saturdays.
  • Year One workshops occur bi-weekly and typically run from 10:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M, followed by optional volunteer-led social events.
  • Year Two workshops occur monthly and are shorter with more industry and skill-specific events tailored to our Fellows’ needs and interests.
  • Curriculum includes professional development topics such as resumes and cover letters, elevator pitches, mock interviews, networking, professional etiquette, and more.

Skills

  • Advertising
  • Software Engineering
  • Healthcare
  • Supply Chain Logistics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Network Administration

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 24
  • 28 Workshops Over 2 Years
  • Apply Here: https://www.americaneedsyou.org/mentors-apply/

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