Become a MENTOR... in real life!


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


3820 Nine Mile RdRichmond, VA 23223


Henrico HEROES is seeking mentors to be placed throughout the Henrico County Public School district. We have mentoring programs in each middle in high school and at the following elementary schools: Adams, Baker, Chamberlayne, Donahoe, Fair Oaks, Glen Lea, Harvie, Holladay, Laburnum, Lakeside, and Ratcliffe!

Mentor Role

  • Serve as a positive role model and friend to an elementary student
  • Support a young person through an ongoing one-to-one relationship
  • Build the relationship by participating in structured activities, games, service projects, and field trips coordinated by the school

Time Commitment

  • Make a school-year commitment
  • Spend a minimum of one hour per week one-to-one with mentee
  • Attend initial training
  • Attend optional mentor/mentee group events, mentor support groups and program recognition events


  • Drawing
  • People Skills
  • Mathematics
  • Mentoring
  • Basketball
  • Gardening

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum of two hours per month during school hours
  • One school year commitment
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