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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

2989 N Milwaukee AveChicago, IL 60618

Become a mentor and make a positive difference in the lives of youth in your community.

About

The Aspira Mentoring Youth for Success Program is seeking volunteer mentors to support Chicago high school students in building positive social networks, exploring future education and/or career paths, developing important life skills and preparing to achieve successful personal, academic and professional futures.

Mentors meet with high school youth once a week to share their professional, educational and life experiences with youth, and to work on tutoring, career exploration, skill development, relationship-building, etc. The program runs Monday - Thursdays from 4-6pm at the ASPIRA Business & Finance high school. Mentors can attend one or more days per week. Volunteer mentor applications can be found online at: https://docs.google.com/a/aspirail.org/forms/d/19tzNTXm7ki8phLAQQWDl7YcM1uu8RwJDwkd1T8Tlveg/viewform?c=0&w=1

Mentors Requirements

  • College students or professionals in any career field
  • Interest in postively impacting young peoples' lives
  • Willingness to complete a background check and attend a mandatory orientation session
  • Be able to volunteer 1-2 hours weekly during the school year (Monday - Thursday between 4-6pm; mentors attend one or more days per week)
  • Commit to mentoring for one year

Skills

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • School year
  • College students or professionals in any career field
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