Virtual High School Mentor (must be 55+)
Volunteers for Community Impact
Take Stock in Children in Seminole County Florida is looking for mentors for high school students. This opportunity is currently virtual; however, when allowed the mentoring will be face to face. Volunteers must live in Seminole County Florida for this volunteer opportunity.
Mentors meet with their student for 30 minutes once a week and Take Stock in Children requests that you stay with your student for one year. At the end of the year you can choose to continue with your student or end your time. Some mentors stay with students for all 4 years! Seminole County Public Schools are currently signing up mentors for Fall 2021.
Mentoring will take place during the school day so between 7:20a.m. and 1:30p.m. EST
Volunteers must be 55 or older for this opportunity.
About Volunteers for Community Impact
3545 Lake Breeze Dr., Orlando, FL 32808, US
Our mission: "Improving Lives Through Volunteerism."
We are the leading organization for senior volunteerism in the greater Central Florida area, serving Orange, Osceola, Seminole and Volusia counties. Just last year, 1,186 caring adult volunteers gave 438,683 hours of service. That is more than $9.5 million dollars worth of volunteer service being poured back into our communities.
Previously known as Florida Senior Programs, VCI has been the sponsoring agency for the REtired & Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) and Foster Grandparent Programs since 1977. Our 36 year presence has proven our aptitude for providing meaningful and impactful volunteer experiences.
VCI provides membership benefits and support to volunteers aged 55+, at no cost to the volunteers or their volunteer stations. Just a few of the benefits of membership include: Supplemental insurance while volunteering, a dedicated coordinator, and matching to find the perfect position to fit the interest of the volunteer.