2017 is almost here and it is time for you to give back and make your community better.
Make 2017 the year of Change MENTOR today!!
Mentoring shows that the mentor truly cares about community, gives back to community, pays attention to the overall progress and betterment of the society.
Benefits for youth:
Increased high school graduation rates
Lower high school dropout rates
Healthier relationships and lifestyle choices
Better attitude about school
Higher college enrollment rates and higher educational aspirations
Enhanced self-esteem and self-confidence
Improved behavior, both at home and at school
Stronger relationships with parents, teachers, and peers
Improved interpersonal skills
Decreased likelihood of initiating drug and alcohol use
(MENTOR, 2009; Cavell, DuBois, Karcher, Keller, & Rhodes, 2009)
On Jan 21 2017 there will be an information session for all potential mentors.
If you are interested in Mentoring please attend and bring a current Criminal Record Check.