Middle school mentees are matched with a High School mentor. These peer-to-peer matches meet virtually once per week to work on academic assignments and build relationship skills.
Community-Based Adult to Youth Mentorship
Middle or High school mentees meet weekly with their adult mentor to develop social & emotional skills, work on academic achievement and learn about workforce readiness. Evidence-based curriculum is utilized, including activities from the Search Institute, lesson guides from SMARTS Executive Functioning program and Bring Your ‘A’ Game. Matches meet in the community and participate in different events and activities. Matches are together for one year from date of matching with the option of continuing the relationship.
Precious Mentor’s Workforce Mentorship program matches Precious Perks Participants with Professionals in the workforce! These matches explore and maneuver work and career opportunities and help prepare for entrance into the professional world. Activities for these matches include interview practice, resume writing, workplace tours and more! Mentors and mentees are together for one year from the date of matching with opportunities for continuation.