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StreetWise Partners

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StreetWise Partners is dedicated to expanding opportunity and championing economic equity for overlooked and under-resourced communities, but we need your help!

Support job seekers in building resumes, cover letters, LinkedIn profiles, virtual interview skills, elevator pitches, and more - everything they need to jump-start their career trajectory.

WHEN: Weekly on Tuesdays or Wednesdays, September 14th - December 15th

WHERE: Completely virtual!

WHO: Professionals with at least 2 years of experience looking to make a meaningful impact.

Time: 6:30pm-9:00pm EST for 13 Weeks

WHY:

  • Build your leadership skills
  • Engage in meaningful relationships with mentees and other volunteers
  • Empower an adult to professional success in a structured and collaborative environment
  • Champion access to opportunity and chip away at historic barriers to success

If you are interested in becoming a mentor please sign up today at: https://streetwisepartners.surveymonkey.com/r/6LVYLQB?sf_SWP_Program_Application__c_Id={!sf_SWP_Program_Application__c_Id_value}

1 Shift

  • evening / 06:30 PM to 08:30 PM
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About StreetWise Partners

Location:

6001 Cass Avenue, Detroit, MI 48060, US

Mission Statement

StreetWise Partners’ goal is to leverage mentorship to increase employment opportunities for adults from overlooked and under-resourced communities within New York, Washington, D.C. and Detroit. StreetWise Partners pairs volunteers with mentees who are unemployed or underemployed to provide them with the skills, resources and access to networks they need to secure and maintain employment.

Description

Our program annually serves 400 mentees through the support of 50+ corporations and 1,500 volunteers. Since our inception in 1997, StreetWise Partners has transformed the lives of 7,000 job seekers through the support of 12,000 volunteers.

Our mentees are:

  • Unemployed or underemployed men and women ages 18+ from historically overlooked and under-resourced communities in New York City, Washington D.C., and Detroit.
  • High School or High School Equivalent/GED graduates with basic hard skills training and/or college.
  • Individuals facing limitations and challenges spanning work, education, access to professional networks, and role models and unstable housing.
Community
Employment
Race & Ethnicity

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 1 shift

WHERE

6001 Cass AvenueDetroit, MI 48202

(42.36438,-83.07188)
 

SKILLS

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