Mentor the Next Generation.
U.S. Dream Academy Orlando is an after school academic enrichment and mentorship program aiming to build and sustain the skills, character and dreams of children with a parent incarcerated and vulnerable youth. Mentors play an impactful role on the personal esteem, social confidence and networking among children development. To contribute your skills to the next generation of global leaders sign up today to be a mentor.
As a mentor your main experience is - life experience. Mentoring is about sharing your journey and helping other individuals along their life journey. Join Dream Academy Orlando in mentoring at one of our Dream Academy Orlando Community sites.
All we ask is that you commit at least 1 hour, 1 day for at 1 year.
The following objectives are required but not limited:
- Must be 18 years old and older
- Must have reliable transportation
- Complete a background check, interview and training
-Mentor experience (i.e. sibling, mentor or mentee, tutoring)
- The ability to facilitate group discussion
- Efficient Communication/ Speaking skills
-The understanding of working with children
- Able to complete sessions bi-weekly
The following school will be an option: Catilina Elementary, Pineloch Elementary, Jones High School, Oak Ridge High School
- Child Development
- Crisis Intervention
- Teaching / Instruction
- Group Facilitation
- Youth Services
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- 1 semester