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Virtual Mentoring

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VIP is a non-profit organization that has been serving the young people of Metro Detroit for almost 40 years. Our mission is to create sustainable, meaningful mentoring relationships for children in the tri-county area whose difficult circumstances may seriously compromise their opportunity to succeed.

Virtual Mentoring with Community-based opportunities:
* Mentor online for one-hour weekly for a year.
* Communicate with your mentee in our secure online community from any location and at a time convenient for you.
* Receive support and structured engaging online activities and conversation prompts.

Be at least 21 years of age (18 years of age for Community-based Location Specific Program)
- Complete Paperwork (Application & Background Check Forms)
- Attend a 2-hour Mentor Training & Orientation Session
- Attend a one-on-one interview


Seeking Female Volunteers: Yes

Seeking Male Volunteers: Yes

Minimum Match Commitment (in months): 9 months

Type of Mentoring: E-Mentoring

Youth Population Served: Academically At-Risk, Adjudicated/court involved, First-Generation College, Foster, Residential or Kinship Care, Gang At-Risk, General Youth Population, Incarcerated Parent, Low Income, Opportunity Youth, Physical Disabilities/Special Care Needs, Single-Parent Household

Mentoring Program Goals: Career Exploration, 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 Virtual Mentoring

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About Virtual Mentoring

Location:

7700 2nd Ave, Detroit, MI 48202, US

Mission Statement

VIP is a non-profit organization that has been serving the young people of Metro Detroit for almost 40 years. Our mission is to create sustainable, meaningful mentoring relationships for children in the tri-county area whose difficult circumstances may seriously compromise their opportunity to succeed.

Virtual Mentoring with Community-based opportunities:
* Mentor online for one-hour weekly for a year.
* Communicate with your mentee in our secure online community from any location and at a time convenient for you.
* Receive support and structured engaging online activities and conversation prompts.

Description

Be at least 21 years of age (18 years of age for Community-based Location Specific Program)
- Complete Paperwork (Application & Background Check Forms)
- Attend a 2-hour Mentor Training & Orientation Session
- Attend a one-on-one interview

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Detroit, MI 48202

(42.36645,-83.07372)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

N/A

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