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Become a Mentor: Son of a Saint

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ORGANIZATION: Son of a Saint

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Son of a Saint launched in 2011 to address the burgeoning problem of fatherless boys in the New Orleans area. Under the direction of Bivian "Sonny" Lee, the 501(c)(3) organization is dedicated to its mission of enhancing the lives of young males through mentorship, emotional support, development of life skills, exposure to constructive experiences and formation of positive, lasting peer-to-peer relationships. For more information or to get involved, visit www.sonofasaint.org. Follow Son of a Saint on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter @sonofasaintorg.

We are always in search of dedicated, trustworthy, passionate, reliable mentors that are looking to invest in our young men.


Seeking Female Volunteers: No

Seeking Male Volunteers: Yes

Minimum Match Commitment (in months): 9 months

Type of Mentoring: One-to-One, Group, Team, Peer

Youth Population Served: Academically At-Risk, Adjudicated/court involved, College/Post-secondary Student, First-Generation College, Foster, Residential or Kinship Care, General Youth Population, Gifted/Talented/Academic Achiever, Homeless/Runaway, Incarcerated Parent, LGBTQ Youth, Low Income, Mental Health Issues, Physical Disabilities/Special Care Needs, Single-Parent Household

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

Ages of Youth Served: 10-12, 13-14, 15-18

More opportunities with Son of a Saint

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About Son of a Saint

Location:

2803 St. Philip Street, New Orleans, LA 70119, US

Mission Statement

Son of a Saint launched in 2011 to address the burgeoning problem of fatherless boys in the New Orleans area. Under the direction of Bivian "Sonny" Lee, the 501(c)(3) organization is dedicated to its mission of enhancing the lives of young males through mentorship, emotional support, development of life skills, exposure to constructive experiences and formation of positive, lasting peer-to-peer relationships. For more information or to get involved, visit www.sonofasaint.org. Follow Son of a Saint on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter @sonofasaintorg.

Description

We are always in search of dedicated, trustworthy, passionate, reliable mentors that are looking to invest in our young men.

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Sports & Recreation
Children & Youth, Education & Literacy, Sports & Recreation

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations New Orleans, LA 70119

(29.97429,-90.08221)
 

SKILLS

  • General Education
  • Youth Services
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4-20 hours per month
  • By becoming a mentor, you have the chance to be a positive influence, providing not just mentorship, but also friendship, understanding, and encouragement. Joining Son of a Saint as a mentor is an investment in the future of New Orleans.

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