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MENTORSHIP

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BECOME A MENTOR

Mentors assume different roles during the course of a relationship, and share some basic qualities:

  • A sincere desire to be involved with a young person.

  • Respect for young people

  • Active listening skills

  • Empathy

  • Ability to see solutions and opportunities.

  • Flexibility

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APPLY FOR A MENTOR

Mentees are able to:

 

  • Achieve personal growth and learn more about themselves and others.

  • Improve their self-esteem and feel they are making a difference.

  • Gain a better understanding of other cultures and develop a greater appreciation for diversity. 

  • Explore the opportunities life has to offer.

  • Create life-long memories with peers