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Become a Mentor: Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southern Nevada

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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southern Nevada

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Our unique brand of one-to-one mentoring, in which a child facing adversity is carefully matched with a caring adult mentor in a relationship supported by professional Big Brothers Big Sisters staff members, changes lives for the better forever.

For our Site Based Program we recruit committed volunteers who may be college aged students or older adults who are stable in the community relevant to living and will dedicate themselves to a minimum of 18 month commitment. For community based we require that volunteers be a minimum of 25 years old, stable in employment and housing. All volunteers must pass a multi level background check, provide references, complete an application, interview and pre match training. We ask for a minimum of an 18 month commitment to the match in all cases.


Seeking Female Volunteers: Yes

Seeking Male Volunteers: Yes

Minimum Match Commitment (in months): 12 months or longer

Type of Mentoring: One-to-One

Youth Population Served: Academically At-Risk, Adjudicated/court involved, First-Generation College, Foster, Residential or Kinship Care, Gang At-Risk, Gang involved, General Youth Population, Gifted/Talented/Academic Achiever, Homeless/Runaway, Incarcerated Parent, LGBTQ Youth, Low Income, Mental Health Issues, Parent Involved in Military, Physical Disabilities/Special Care Needs, Pregnant/Parenting, Recent Immigrant/Refugee, School Drop-Out, Single-Parent Household, Special Education, Youth with Disabilities

Mentoring Program Goals: Career Exploration, Education/Academic Support, Friendship/Socialization, Healthy Behaviors, Job Placement/Performance, Reduce Recidivism

Ages of Youth Served: 7 and under, 8-10, 11-14, 15-18

More opportunities with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southern Nevada

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About Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southern Nevada

Location:

2000 East Flamingo Road, Las Vegas, NV 89119, US

Mission Statement

Our unique brand of one-to-one mentoring, in which a child facing adversity is carefully matched with a caring adult mentor in a relationship supported by professional Big Brothers Big Sisters staff members, changes lives for the better forever.

Description

For our Site Based Program we recruit committed volunteers who may be college aged students or older adults who are stable in the community relevant to living and will dedicate themselves to a minimum of 18 month commitment. For community based we require that volunteers be a minimum of 25 years old, stable in employment and housing. All volunteers must pass a multi level background check, provide references, complete an application, interview and pre match training. We ask for a minimum of an 18 month commitment to the match in all cases.

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Las Vegas, NV 89119

(36.07652,-115.15334)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

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