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Become a Mentor: Generation Prodigy

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Generation Prodigy

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Generation Prodigy (GP) is a non-profit organization committed to developing and supporting inner-city youth from low-income families to achieve the highest potential academically, socially and professionally. GP's mentoring program allows middle school and high school students to experience development through weekly group and/or individual mentoring sessions, annual GP Tours and GP Talk programs.

Mentors are caring volunteers of the GP Village, 21 years or older, who are willing to give of their time to talk with a student and assist the student in achieving personal, academic and career goals. Mentors may serve as a chaperone, friend and coach/guide. Mentors are not substitutes for a parent, counselor or social worker. The ideal mentor is employed, has college experience without a criminal history (preferred).


Seeking Female Volunteers: Yes

Seeking Male Volunteers: Yes

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

Type of Mentoring: One-to-One, Group, E-Mentoring

Youth Population Served: Academically At-Risk, General Youth Population, Gifted/Talented/Academic Achiever, Low Income, Single-Parent Household

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

Ages of Youth Served: 11-14, 15-18

More opportunities with Generation Prodigy

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About Generation Prodigy

Location:

4019 SW Granite LN, Lee's Summit, MO 64082, US

Mission Statement

Generation Prodigy (GP) is a non-profit organization committed to developing and supporting inner-city youth from low-income families to achieve the highest potential academically, socially and professionally. GP's mentoring program allows middle school and high school students to experience development through weekly group and/or individual mentoring sessions, annual GP Tours and GP Talk programs.

Description

Mentors are caring volunteers of the GP Village, 21 years or older, who are willing to give of their time to talk with a student and assist the student in achieving personal, academic and career goals. Mentors may serve as a chaperone, friend and coach/guide. Mentors are not substitutes for a parent, counselor or social worker. The ideal mentor is employed, has college experience without a criminal history (preferred).

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Lee's Summit, MO 64082

(38.85255,-94.40792)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

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REQUIREMENTS

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