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Rise Up! Mentoring

Regardless of any demographic, all successful people share one common factor: the role of mentors in their lives.

-Coach Marion

Interested in becoming a mentor?

Take the lead in supporting a young person through an ongoing, consistent relationship by...

  • Encouraging them toward positive life decisions
  • Helping them set goals and work toward accomplishing them
  • Serving as a positive role model and friend
  • Building a relationship by planning and participating in activities together
  • Helping them discover their gifts, talents, and passions
  • Developing understanding of their cultural and family dynamics

What it takes to be a Mentor

Make a one-year commitment… studies have proven that it is better for a child to never be matched with a mentor than to be matched and have the mentor not fulfill their commitment.

Meet with mentee one-on-one on a consistent basis.

Be willing to adhere to all program policies and procedures

Complete mentor application.

Agree to Rise Up! faith agreement.

Complete criminal background check.

Watch the initial training video, and attend quarterly enrichment activities.

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