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REACH & RISE® GROUP MENTORING

The Reach & Rise Group mentoring program is a TEAM based mentoring opportunity.

 

MENTORS ARE:

  • At least 21 years of age
  • Dependable, responsible adult who is open to supporting and collaborating with others
  • Someone who can listen, respect different points of view and empathize with a child’s struggles.
  • Must pass a nation-wide background and driving record check.
  • Complete a 15 hour training program prior to group start.
  • Check in weekly with Program Director
  • 2 adult mentors are matched with a group of 6 youth for 16 weeks in spring or fall or 8 weeks in summer
  • The group will meet once a week for 2 hours.

 

YOUTH ARE:

  • Youth served are between the ages of 8-15
  • Attend weekly site based group mentoring for 2 hours each week
  • Youth who could benefit from help with improving self-esteem, decision making, academic succ3ess, social skills, building and maintaining healthy peer and family relationships
  • Youth from a wide range of ethnic diversity and socio-economic backgrounds
  • Youth encompassing a variety of family backgrounds:
    • Intact families
    • Single parent families
    • Blended families
    • Foster homes
    • Grandparent or other related headed families

 

FAQs & Mentor Application Form

 

MENTEE REFERRAL

  • Youth ages 6-17 who could benefit from the positive influence of an adult role-model
Mentee Referral Form

 

For more information about Reach & Rise Group Mentoring, Please contact Jamie Covell, Reach & Rise Director at 563.556.3371 or jcovell@dubuquey.org