|Organization Name||Position Types||Duration||Great For||Region and Location(s)||Ad Online Since||Application Deadline|
|Urban Native Youth Association||Long term (6 months to 1 year)||2018-12-27||2019-03-27|
About the Mentorship Program
The Mentorship Program connects Indigenous youth between the ages of 12 to 15 with volunteer mentors. With the support of positive role-models, Indigenous youth have the opportunity to realize their strengths and work towards future goals. Our aim is to empower youth and provide them with the tools they need to make positive choices and changes, helping them grow into strong, capable and confident adults.
Volunteer Position Description
We are seeking committed volunteer mentors, from all backgrounds, to engage in mentorships with 12 to 15 year old Indigenous youth. Volunteer mentors will meet with their youth throughout the month, and participate in one-on-one, fun, consistent and skills-based activities together. Both Indigneous and non-Indigenous persons are encouraged to apply.
A Volunteer Mentor must:
Training Provided and Benefits to Volunteering:
Interested in becoming a Mentor?
Email your resume and coverletter to the Program Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org, phone 604.254.7732 or visit us online at www.unya.bc.ca. Volunteer opportunities are limited and competitive. Only those shortlisted will be contacted.