Use your talents and experience to help others move out of poverty in Lancaster County


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When

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

Where

.Lancaster, PA 17602

About

A unique, high-impact, long-term initiative that empowers low-income particippants to permanently move out of poverty by using person-centered planning and circles of support.

Cultivate a friendship with a family or individual to help overcome hardship. Use your talents and experience to advocate for community level change.

BENEFITS:

  • Volunteers 55+ are elegible for transportation reimbursements (26 cents/mile to maximum of $35/month)
  • Free supplemental liability and accident insurance
  • Develop intentional friendships

Skills

  • Mentoring
  • People Skills
  • Financial Literacy
  • Problem Solving
  • Relationship Building

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • 5 hours/month for 18 months
  • Training prior to, and during, monthly meetings
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