We Make It Easy To Be A Mentor
Mentors prepare students to have successful careers and personal lives through the development of character values, goal setting, and strategic plans. Students find their mentoring experience invaluable. Mentoring provides students with an opportunity to learn about other professions, and to meet someone outside the classroom who can provide guidance, share personal and professional experiences, and serve as a role model. Winning Futures makes it easy because we provide mentors with a structured setting and topic-based activities to complete with their mentees.
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Six Easy Steps to Becoming A Mentor
If you are motivated to help youth in your community and are willing to make the commitment, you can mentor! As a mentor, you can select which school you want to work with, and you will be asked to:
Step 1: Fill out an application (click here)
Step 2: Select a Mentor Orientation to attend
Step 3: Participate in an interview and background checks
Step 4: Fill out a Mentor Profile Sheet for your mentees
Step 5: Attend your Mentor Training
01/29/14, 6:00-9:30pm at Community High School in Warren
Step 6: Mentor at the school you select. You will work with three students on a scheduled weekday for one hour during school hours, and assist students to identify their character values, set goals, explore careers, build employability skills, and prepare for the future through fun activities.
Year-long (25 session) volunteer mentor opportunities are available at: - Cass Technical High School in Detroit (I-75 & Grand River)
Thursday, morning and lunchtime
- Community High School in Warren (I-696 & Mound)
- Warren Mott High School in Warren (12 Mile & Dequindre)
Semester-long (15 session) volunteer mentor opportunities are available at: - Harper Woods High School in Harper Woods (I-94 & Vernier)
- Madison High School in Madison Heights (I-75 & 11 Mile)
- Pontiac Academy for Excellence in Pontiac (Woodward/I75 Loop & Baldwin)
Gregory Kelser's "Shoot for Your Goal"
- Detroit Camp - June 23, 2014 - June 27, 2014 at Cass Tech Technical High School
Location: 2421 2nd Avenue, Detroit, MI 48201
- Warren Camp - August 4, 2014 - August 8, 2014 at Warren Mott High School
Location: 3131 12 Mile Rd. Warren, MI 48092
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Call us at 586-698-4387 to learn more about our mentoring opportunities and we can answer all of your questions!