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Become a Mentor

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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Alaska

  • 16 people are interested
Make a Difference!

Volunteer to become a Big and ignite potential in a local youth. Mentor a youth 2-4 times a month in our Community Based or Sync (Foster Care) mentoring programs. Our professionally supported, 1:1 mentoring programs have been shown to reduce alcohol and drug use in youth and increase school attendance and graduation rates.

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About Big Brothers Big Sisters of Alaska

Location:

777 N Crusey St, B104, Wasilla, AK 99654, US

Mission Statement

Create and support one-to-one mentoring relationships that ignite the power and promise of youth

Description

We partner with parents/guardians, volunteers and others in the community and hold ourselves accountable for each youth in our program achieving:

  • Higher Aspirations, greater confidence and better relationships
  • Avoidance of risky behaviors
  • Educational success

Our Mentoring Works
National research has shown that the positive relationships between youth and their Big Brothers and Big Sisters have a direct and measurable impact on children's lives. Little Brothers and Sisters are:

  • More confident in their schoolwork performance
  • Able to get along better with their families
  • 46% less likely to begin using illegal drugs
  • 27% less likely to begin using alcohol
  • 52% less likely to skip school
Children & Youth

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

777 N Crusey St Ste. B104WasillaWasilla, AK 99654

(61.5862,-149.42906)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-4 times per month
  • One year commitment

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