Mentoring for Children and Military Children


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Schools near NS Mayport and NAS JacksonvilleJacksonville, FL 32202


About

For this program we are looking for Military connected people or people who would like to support chldren in schools near to our Military bases. This program is a partnership with Communities In Schools Jacksonville http://cisjax.org/our-work/literacy/ and Big Brothers Big Sisters of NE Florida http://www.bbbs.org/site/c.okLXJ7MMKpH/b.3538189/k.BFB0/Home.htm. The BIGS in Schools Mentoring program is ONE hour per week in the SCHOOL the child attends typically during lunch. A commitment of no less than one year is requested. Applicants will be required to take Mentoring Class hosted by the Jacksonville Children's Commission and complete their Background Check. When the Background Check is completed applicants will be interviewed by BBBS to create a profile for matching with a child. Upon completion the Big Brother or Sister will be paired with Little Brother or Sister at a school that is receiving BBBS services. All activities will be at the School. Please contact Roy Fallon rfallon@cisjax.org 904-432-5848 to apply for this program.

Skills

  • Youth Services

Good Match For

Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 hour weekly

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