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Mentors needed for middle to high school aged students

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We are looking for professionals to mentor our students and provide the following:

  • Guidance, compassion, and support to mentees: you are a real-life road map
  • Come out and participate in a field trip, workshop, or school based session
  • Co-create goals with the mentee and work towards accomplishing them
  • Attend orientation and quarterly training workshops
  • Participate in efforts seeking to evaluate the program

Due to COVID-19, we are giving mentors and mentees the option to meet via Zoom.

Our Students

  • Students volunteer to participate in program
  • We have an array of students from diverse backgrounds that are a part of the mentoring program.
  • Large portion of students come from single-parent households
  • Young men and women in need of a spark and direction.


REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • As a 1:1 Mentor- 1 year commitment, dedicate 4 hours per month to mentee through zoom, face to face and phone calls. As a group Mentor- attend 1 workshop per month and engage with youth (summers are off). All workshops are currently virtual.
  • Fill out a Mentor Application Interview with program staff Complete background check


We are looking for professionals to mentor our students and provide the following:

  • Guidance, compassion, and support to mentees: you are a real-life road map
  • Come out and participate in a field trip, workshop, or school based session
  • Co-create…

Details at a Glance

  • Schedule
    Weekends
  • Time Commitment
    A few hours per month
  • Recurrence
    Recurring
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Location

Remote
Work must be performed in or near Los Angeles, CA
Associated Location
Los Angeles, CA, USA

How to Apply

Please email Jasmin Foreman at jasmin.foreman@cbmla.org for more information about becoming a mentor with CBMLA

Please email Jasmin Foreman at jasmin.foreman@cbmla.org for more information about becoming a mentor with CBMLA

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