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Seeking Gender Diverse Mentor for Riley, Artistic and Athletic Nonbinary 12-YO

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ORGANIZATION: Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Boston

Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Boston (JBBBS) is seeking a gender diverse mentor in the Newton/Brookline area for "Riley"! Riley is a wonderful nonbinary 12-year-old described as dynamic, creative, artistic, athletic, and compassionate. They are an "adrenaline junkie" interested in skiing, Ninja Warrior courses, and social justice. They are a strong communicator, a loyal friend, and a deeply empathic person.

The best fit Big would be a gender diverse adult (21+, ideally in their 20s or 30s) with a sense of humor who likes animals, architecture, music, and/or the arts. Riley hopes to be matched with a supportive mentor who can help them navigate a binary world and build a trans community. Matches agree to meet 2x/month for 2-4 hours (mostly weekends) and make at least a yearlong commitment. Car and valid license required. Match support is provided by Clinical Match Specialists. The LGBTQ+ Program includes trainings and meetups. Volunteers of all religions, races, ethnicities, abilities, and backgrounds are welcome! Apply at https://www.jbbbs.org/volunteer-2/! Email Tania@JBBBS.org with any questions.

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About Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Boston

Location:

333 Nahanton Street, Newton, MA 02459, US

Mission Statement

Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Boston matches children to adult mentors; we introduce adults of all abilities to new friends in their communities.

Description

Since 1919, Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters has been transforming lives through mentoring-friendship. We serve Jewish and non-Jewish children and families; we also serve adults with disabilities - and our volunteers reflect our diversity.

Please visit us on the web at jbbbs.org to learn more about how you can contribute.

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
LGBTQ+
Children & Youth, LGBTQ+

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Newton Center, MA 02459

(42.30282,-71.18644)
 

SKILLS

  • Youth Services
  • Music Arts
  • Child Development
  • Architecture

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • Twice/month for a year
  • Learn more and apply at JBBBS.org!

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