Change A Kid's Life Forever - Be a YMCA Mentor! *Flexible - Men/Spanish-Speakers Needed*


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

Where

3412 Ross RoadWe Match You with Youth in Your Area!Palo Alto, CA 94303

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About

REACH & RISE Mentoring through the YMCA

President Obama and Steph Curry agree, mentoring saves kids' lives. All kids deserve the opportunity to discover who they are and what they can achieve.

Become a mentor in our Reach & Rise Mentoring Program and inspire a child's future. Reach & Rise offers individual support to positively impact the lives of youth ages 6-17 in the Bay Area Peninsula region.

As a mentor, you can help youth who may be dealing with issues such as low self-esteem, social isolation, family problems, peer conflict, academic challenges or poor decision-making skills.

REQUIREMENTS

23+ years old

Driver's License

Meet 1-3 hours a week for 1 year

Pass background check and drug screen

COMMITMENT

Mentor training (15 hours total) and 1-3 hours a week (flexible) for one year

Next training begins soon! Email Mike at michael.anderson@ymcasv.org or call at 618-616-9411 for an application today!


Check out this amazing Mentor/Mentee Match in this Reach & Rise Video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fv8WqqW52vE


Skills

  • Tutoring
  • Problem Solving
  • Child Development
  • Youth Services
  • Mentoring
  • Relationship Building

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 23
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1-3 hours/week for one year
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