Make a Difference to a Child Today!


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

678 Front Ave. NW Ste 205Grand Rapids, MI 49504

About

***** MUST BE 55+ *****

Mentors are wanted for the upcoming school year, for students in grades K-3. This is an excellent time for you to help change a child's life by being a positive role model, to one child once a week. This experience will prove to be an invaluable experience for both you and the student.

What you need to know:

One hour per week with one student. Must be able to committ to meeting each week with one student from end of September - end of May; attend mandatory training, have reliable transportation and maintain a confidendtial relationship.

Knowledge/skills needed:

Basic math/reading (middle school level or above), internet use is a plus, ledgible writing, good listener, good interaction with all people of all ages/race, committed, and a sense of humor go a long way.

Skills

  • Mentoring
  • Special Needs
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Math / Science Instruction
  • Reading / Writing
  • General Education

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 55
  • Orientation or Training
  • One hour per week
  • School year commitment

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