Become a Mentor!!!

We are seeking caring, patient, and dedicated adult role models to serve as mentors for our RiskTakers Youth Initiative. As a mentor, you will be matched with an at-risk young person aged 16-24 and commit to regular meetings and check-ins over a period of one year.

Our ideal mentors have:

  • Background check clearance -Availability for weekly 2 hour mentoring sessions
  • Reliable transportation for community outings
  • Active listening and interpersonal skills
  • Enthusiasm for supporting young people reach goals
  • Willingness to attend mentor training session
  • Commitment to complete post-match surveys
  • Dedication to provide encouragement and motivation

As a mentor, you will provide guidance, encouragement, and inspiration to help youth build confidence, develop interests, improve grades, avoid risky behaviors, and work towards a vision for their future. Mentoring can be an incredibly rewarding experience for both the mentor and the mentee.

If you have a heart for empowering young people, apply to mentor today!

Inquires contact info@risktakersyouth.org

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