Cause Areas


Fri Sep 01, 2017 - Fri Jun 15, 2018


City of Wilmington and City of SeafordWilmington, DE 19804


School-Based Mentors are assigned to a student in K-5 for the duration of the school year, based on the mentor and the child's interests. Mentors meet with their assigned student once a week, at the child's school, for about 45 minutes to an hour. Activities can range from helping with school work, playing games, sharing interests or simply chatting about school or home-life over lunch. Whatever the activity, the focus is on forming a supportive relationship with the child and encouraging school success. Every mentor, child and match is assigned a Mentor Coordinator who will be available and on-site for support and guidance. Volunteer Mentors for students in K-5 are needed at the following schools:

Bancroft Elementary School - 700 N Lombard St, Wilmington, DE

Bayard Middle School - 200 South DuPont St, Wilmington DE

Seaford Middle School - 500 East Stein Hwy, Seaford DE

Shortlidge Academy - 100 W 18th St, Wilmington, DE

Stubbs Elementary School - 1100 N Pine St, Wilmington, DE

Warner Elementary School - 801 W 18th St, Wilmington, DE


  • Mentoring
  • Tutoring
  • Child Welfare

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 45 minutes to an hour per week
  • criminal background check

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