Reach and Rise Mentors

Reach and Rise Pic02CHANGE A LIFE FOREVER

WHY SHOULD I BE A MENTOR?

  • Be part of the SOLUTION
  • Have a DIRECT impact on your local community
  • Make a DIFFERENCE in the life of someone in need

DOES IT REALLY WORK?

  • Youth are FIVE times more likely to graduate if
    they have a meaningful relationship with an adult
  • Kids who have mentors are nearly 50% less likely
    to use drugs

REQUIREMENTS

  • Desire to work with at-risk youth ages 6-17
  • 23+ years old
  • Meet 1-3 hours a week for 1 year

COMMITMENT

  • Mentor training (15 hours total)
  • 1-3 hours a week (flexible) for one year

 

For more information, please contact:

Tiana Massaquoi
Youth & Teen Coordinator/STARS Program Director
301-663-5131 x1290
tmassaquoi@frederickymca.org

OUR MISSION: To Put Judeo-Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind, and body for all.