Spanish Speaking Female Mentor for a girl impacted by cancer

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ORGANIZATION: Walk With Sally

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We are looking for a female volunteer who can speak Spanish to mentor and support a 13 year old girl whose mom is battling breast cancer, they live in the Culver City area. She loves animals, writing, science, video games and learning new things, Can you be her friend?

When Cancer hits the family it changes everything, especially for the child. Walk With Sally is dedicated to providing hope through our individualized mentoring and community support services to empower children experiencing trauma through a parent, guardians, or sibling's cancer journey. No one should face a loved one's cancer alone. We are looking for mentors to provide hope for these children and their families.

Become a Walk With Sally Mentor

To become a mentor you must have lived with or lost a parent/ sibling to cancer or are a cancer survivor. You must be able to commit to the program for a minimum of 1 year. The hours shared together are 6-8 hours per month. All mentors must successfully complete and application, interview and background checks.

The location listed above is where a child in need of a mentor is currently located; however, we have children on our waitlist all over the Greater Los Angeles area and create listing for volunteers near where we have children in need of a mentor.

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About Walk With Sally

Location:

840 Apollo Street, Suite 324, El Segundo, CA 90245, US

Mission Statement

Walk With Sally is dedicated to lessening the burden of cancer for children and families through critical programs and services by way of mentorship, mental health support, art healing, and financial empowerment.

Description

Walk With Sally believes no child should walk alone in the face of a loved one's cancer journey. Because we don't want cancer to define or limit children for the rest of their lives, we create hope, healing and a supportive community through individualized mentoring, which transforms the lives not only of the children, but also of the families impacted by cancer.

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Community
Women
Children & Youth, Community, Women

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Culver City, CA 90232

(34.02369,-118.39002)
 

SKILLS

  • Youth Services
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Child Development
  • Child Advocacy
  • Relationship Building
  • Mentoring

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 22
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 year minimum, 6-8 hours each month
  • Spanish speaking

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