Big Brothers Big Sisters - School-based Mentor

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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Wisconsin

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Being a Big is a rewarding experience for both a volunteer and a child! In fact, our volunteers tell us they get as much out of the experience as the kids.

Our school-based or site-based mentoring program is where you get to flashback to those good old school days and spend about 1 hour with a child who needs an adult friend.

During this supervised setting you will offer a child opportunities to experience a child-adult friendship by playing games, reading, doing craft projects, talking, just sharing and more..... Volunteers are matched during lunch periods or after school hours. Volunteering takes place in Stevens Point, WI.(Hours do vary at each school)

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About Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Wisconsin

Location:

1000A Division Street, (inside the YMCA building), Stevens Point, WI 54481, US

Mission Statement

The mission of Big Brothers Big Sisters is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.

Description

With program options ithroughout Portage County, Big Brothers Big Sisters matches children with well screened, competent, and caring mentors. These mentors provide children someone with whom they can share their life experiences, both good and bad. The organization provides on-going professional support to the mentor, the parents and the child - a key component in having a successful match with a child.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1000A Division StreetStevens Point, WI 54481

(44.522,-89.5603)
 

SKILLS

  • Mentoring

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • One year commitment to the program

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