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ORGANIZATION: Minds Matter of Detroit

  • 15 people are interested
Mentor

Mentors draw upon their own college experience to guide students through choosing the right college and help with navigating the application process. Mentors act as role models for the students, providing them with individual support and encouragement

Mentos whelp with:

  • Exploring career paths
  • Map out three-year plans
  • Evaluate summer prep programs
  • Narrow down on potential schools
  • Work on soft skills
This takes place every other Saturday from 1:00 - 2:30. Each session has a specific topic to cover with the students to keep everyone engaged.

Minds Matter Detroit is a college prep program that helps low-income students get into their best fit college through SAT prep, mentoring, and summer enrichment programs.

This program is virtual for now, but we hope to move it in-person during this year school year.

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About Minds Matter of Detroit

Location:

4001 W McNichols Rd, Detroit, MI 48226, US

Mission Statement

Minds Matter transforms the lives of accomplished high school students from low-income families by broadening their dreams and preparing them for college success.

Description

Minds Matter brings bright and motivated high school students together with dedicated mentors to help them achieve academic excellence, expand educational horizons and ultimately gain acceptance to college. This is accomplished in a 3-year program that includes 32 Saturday sessions (half academic and half mentoring) per year and 2 Summer program.

There are three program components that differentiate Minds Matter from other organizations: academic instruction, individualized mentoring support, and summer enrichment programs.

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Community
Education & Literacy
Children & Youth, Community, Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

4001 W McNichols RdDetroit, Michigan, MI 48226

(42.3323,-83.0509)
 

SKILLS

  • Mentoring
  • Youth Services

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • 1:30 hours every other Saturday from 1:00 - 2:30 starting on January 7th.
  • We ask for at least a 1 year commitment, with the possibility of 3 years.

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