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Virtual Mentoring - Change a life in just a couple of hours a week at home or work

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Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Great Lakes Bay Region

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In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Great Lakes Bay Region has launched new Virtual Mentoring programs for the 2020 school year. Virtual Mentoring programs run from October to June. Each week, Bigs and Littles meet virtually either one-on-one, or in a group setting to work on activities together, engage with guest speakers, work on homework, read, play games, or other activities of their choosing!

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About Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Great Lakes Bay Region

Location:

2200 N. Saginaw Rd., Midland, MI 48640, US

Mission Statement

The Big Brothers Big Sisters mission is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported 1-to-1 relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.

Description

For more than 100 years, Big Brothers Big Sisters has operated under the belief that inherent in every child is the ability to succeed and thrive in life. As the nation’s largest donor and volunteer supported mentoring network, Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Great Lakes Bay Region makes meaningful, monitored matches between adult volunteers ("Bigs") and children ("Littles"), ages 6 through 12, throughout Midland, Bay, Saginaw and Isabella Counties. We develop positive relationships that have a direct and lasting effect on the lives of young people.

Children & Youth

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Mentoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Child Development
  • Child Advocacy

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • Roughly an hour per week. Match meetings can be flexible.

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