The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Make a difference in the life of a struggling male youth. Be a fiend, a bigger brother . Making a male presence in the life of a boy struggling with the challenges of growing up in a fatherless home. Just one hour a week of your time makes a big difference. Helping boys succeed and discourage risky behavior is the organization's overall goal. Help a boy or young man improve his self image , his school grades and interpersonal relationships. Challenged by puberty, peer pressure, poverty and single mother stress .The mentor is asked to see and interact with his mentee one hour a week face to face at the mentor's own time. The mentor will develop a one-on-one trusting relationship and demonstrates a caring and understanding attitude that encourages a bond between the mentor and the mentee to bring hope and a new look on life.