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Mentor Iowa

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To provide trained volunteer mentors to abused, neglected and delinquent youth who are under the jurisdiction of the Juvenile Court. We will do this by working with the children, their families and the community.

Our mentors come from all walks of life. Our mentors are 21 and older in age. We want our mentors to have the ability to become an active listeners, caring friends and have the ability to build self-encouragement in their mentee.


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, Foster, Residential or Kinship Care, Gang At-Risk, General Youth Population, Incarcerated Parent, LGBTQ Youth, Low Income, Mental Health Issues, Single-Parent Household

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 Mentor Iowa

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About Mentor Iowa

Location:

3900 Ingersoll Avenue, Suite 102, Des Moines, IA 50312, US

Mission Statement

To provide trained volunteer mentors to abused, neglected and delinquent youth who are under the jurisdiction of the Juvenile Court. We will do this by working with the children, their families and the community.

Description

Our mentors come from all walks of life. Our mentors are 21 and older in age. We want our mentors to have the ability to become an active listeners, caring friends and have the ability to build self-encouragement in their mentee.

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Des Moines, IA 50312

(41.57747,-93.67754)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

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