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Mentor Refugee Youth

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Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada

  • 2 people are interested
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The Youth Mentoring Program matches volunteer mentors with refugees ages 15 to 24 to lend support to their educational and career goals. Mentors help refugees feel more welcome in their new home and guide them as they become accustomed to life in the Las Vegas community.

Volunteers are needed to:

  • Commit to one year of mentoring
  • Mentor youth for two hours a week
  • Support the youth’s long-term educational and career goals
  • Help with a wide variety of life skills, including:
    • completing applications for jobs and educational programs
    • English conversation practice
    • homework assistance
    • exploring financial aid and scholarship opportunities
    • participating in social and civic engagement
Interested volunteers are asked to:
  • Submit a Youth Mentor Application found at CatholicCharities.com
  • Undergo a brief interview with the Youth Mentorship Supervisor
  • Agree to a criminal background check through Catholic Charities
  • Be 18 or older
  • Be located in Southern Nevada

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About Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada

Location:

1501 LAS VEGAS BLVD N, LAS VEGAS, NV 89101, US

Mission Statement

We provide food, shelter and comprehensive services and inspire our community through collaboration, recognizing that each person is created in the image and likeness of God, and that God’s compassion transforms lives.

Description

Since 1941, the mission of Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada has been to serve those in need - the most vulnerable - regardless of race, religion or creed. This leading community resource offers help and hope with dignity as it strives to meet the diverse needs of men, women and children in Southern Nevada. Through the generosity of foundations, grants, organizations and individual donors, Catholic Charities operates 16 programs providing support to more than 4,200 people daily and encompassing four core areas: Family Services, Food Services, Immigration and Refugee Services and Homeless and Housing Services. Catholic Charities also operates the largest Meals on Wheels program and Emergency Shelter Services in Southern Nevada.

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Immigrants & Refugees

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hours a week for 1 year
  • Must be located in Southern Nevada

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