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Youth Mentor

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Take Flight Inc
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Silver Spring, MD
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Published 2 months ago
Youth Mentor

Be the difference in the life of a young person! Become a volunteer mentor. We are looking for adults who want to mentor a child/youth age 8-21. We ask for a commitment of 2-3 hours per week for 1 year. If you have experience with youth, are at least 18 years old, can pass a background check, have reliable transportation, and want to be important in the life of a child, we want to connect you with a young boy or girl.

  • Monthly mileage stipend.

Why should you be a mentor?

Studies show that after spending 18 months in a mentoring relationship, youth:

  • Were less likely to start using drugs and alcohol
  • Have increased school attendance and performance
  • Have improved attitudes toward schoolwork
  • Have improved peer and family relationships

Be the difference in the life of a young person! Become a volunteer mentor. We are looking for adults who want to mentor a child/youth age 8-21. We ask for a commitment of 2-3 hours per week for 1 year. If you have experience with youth, are at least 18…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    A few hours per month
  • Recurrence
    Recurring

Location

On-site
Silver Spring, MD 20903, USA

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