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ORGANIZATION: Idealist.org

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Recruiting Organization: Youth Assisting Youth

Change a Life. Inspire a Child to Thrive

We need volunteers aged 16 to 29 (especially males) to go one-on-one with an at-risk or newcomer kid!

Youth Assisting Youth is a United Way member agency, is a non-profit charitable organization that provides mentoring and tutoring services for newcomer and at risk youth 6 - 15 years old. We need volunteers (especially guys) 16 - 29 years old, who are willing to help these youth become more resilient.

Volunteers will provide guidance, support, homework help, coaching and leadership to youth on a one-to-one basis or in groups like after school programs and/or recreational activities. Volunteers can also attend FREE activities and professional sports events (i.e Blue Jays, Raptors, Argonauts, Maple Leafs) together with their youth. Comprehensive training and scholarships are also available.

Areas we serve: NORTH YORK, YORK REGION, SCARBOROUGH, DOWNTOWN TORONTO, ETOBICOKE (ONTARIO, CANADA ONLY)


Qualifications:

  • Attend a mandatory Volunteer Information Training Session
  • Must be 16 - 29 years old
  • Provide two professional references (i.e professor, employer, etc)
  • Successful completion of Vulnerable Sector Screening and interview
  • Able to commit to 3 hours a week on your own schedule for one year
  • Second language (i.e. Mandarin, Ukrainian, Russian, etc.) preferred but not required.


If you are interested in becoming a volunteer, please submit your resume to Romey.

For more information, please contact: Romey Simon Sebastiampillai

Phone: (416) 932-1919 ext. 234

Email: romey@yay.org

Stipend ProvidedFalse

Training Provided

Housing AvailableFalse

Language/Cultral Support AvailableFalse

Wheelchair AccessibleFalse

Fee RequiredFalse

Fee Amount: None

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About Idealist.org

Location:

389 5th Ave, 9th Floor, New York, NY 11109, US

Mission Statement

To bridge the gap between intention and action in order to bring about social impact.

Description

Idealist is a leading online global resource for finding jobs in the nonprofit sector, as well as volunteer opportunities and graduate school programs for social impact.

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Community
Politics
Children & Youth, Community, Politics

WHEN

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WHERE

5734 Yonge StreetSuite 401Toronto, ON M2M 4E7Canada

(43.78278,-79.41684)
 

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