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After School Mentor - Akron Area YMCA

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Akron Area YMCA

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The Akron Area YMCA is looking for special individuals to take on the role of Mentor in the after school Youth Development Program. Volunteering as a Mentor is a wonderful opportunity to enrich the lives of children living in our community through an education-based program including nutrition, recipe sampling, reading, physical activity, and other creative activities and games. Mentors volunteer approximately 3 hours each week and are provided with all materials, supplies, and training needed to create fun, positive, life-changing experiences for students. This rewarding opportunity is open to those in high school and beyond. The ideal candidate is reliable, organized, punctual, and has a passion for helping children succeed in school and in life. Internships are available. If you are interested in becoming an Akron Area YMCA After School Program Mentor, please contact Jenna Messina, Youth Development Coordinator at 330-376-1335 ext. 1035 or jennam@akronymca.org.

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About Akron Area YMCA


50 South Main Street, LL100, Akron, OH 44302, US

Mission Statement

To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all.


At the Y, strengthening community is our cause. Every day, the Y works side by side with its neighbors to ensure that everyone, regardless of age, income or background, has the opportunity to learn, grow, and thrive.

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy


We'll work with your schedule.


Akron AreaAkron, OH 44308



  • Literacy / Reading
  • Youth Services
  • Visual Arts
  • Music Arts
  • Dance
  • Child Development


  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group


  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • One day each week, Monday - Thursday from 2:30 until approximately 5:00 p.m. for an 8 or 10-week session.

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