Virtually support a group of high school students through the process of applying and preparing for college!
Volunteers will help students prepare for college through a series of weekly mentoring sessions covering topics including:
Resume writing and interview coaching
Money management and financial literacy
Decisions and consequences
Setting goals and college decisions
Mental/ e motional Health
Self-advocacy / civic action.
Volunteers commit to attending weekly virtual mentoring sessions on Wednesday evenings from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm. We are recruiting new mentors for the 2021 -2022 school year which runs from late- September through late-April(with a break from mid-December through the end of January). Volunteers are required to complete a background check and attend a virtual mentor orientation.
For more information, please contact Victoria Thornton at firstname.lastname@example.org or 212-897-8926
The Fresh Air Fund, an independent, not-for-profit youth development organization, has provided free summer experiences to more than 1.8 million New York City children from low-income communities since 1877. Despite the challenges presented by COVID-19, The Fund continues to provide safe, fun, engaging and enriching experiences for New York City youth to keep the magic of summer alive through virtual and outdoor programs. Fresh Air children also participate in year-round leadership and educational programs.
The Fresh Air Fund, an independent, not-for-profit agency, has provided free summer vacations to more than 1.8 million disadvantaged New York City children since 1877.
Since 1877, The Fresh Air Fund has unlocked the limitless potential of more than 1.8 million New York City children from low-income communities. Each year, thousands of children experience outdoor summer adventures through visits with volunteer host families along the East Coast and Southern Canada and at The Fund's five overnight camps in Fishkill, NY. Fresh Air children also participate in year-round leadership and educational programs.
Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.