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Join our 2021-22 Virtual Mentoring Team!

We are seeking virtual mentors for the 2021-22 school year for high school students from Detroit, Harper Woods, Pontiac, Southfield, Warren, and Sterling Heights. The deadline to apply is August 30, 2021.

MENTORS HELP STUDENTS:

  • Develop life skills
  • Learn job readiness strategies
  • Explore different careers
  • Set academic and career goals

WE SUPPORT MENTORS THROUGH:

  • Two online training seminars (Oct., Jan.)
  • Weekly coaching emails
  • Staff support before, during, and after every session
  • Structured and evidence-based curriculum and activities

AS A MENTOR, YOU WILL:

  • Attend two online training seminars (Oct, Jan)
  • Get matched with two to four high school students
  • Log in for 16 one-hour sessions (one per week) on a set day and time (Nov-May)
  • Listen with your students to a staff-led facilitation on the topic-of-the day
  • Move into an online breakout room with your students
  • Participate in fun, predetermined, and virtual activities that reinforce the day’s lesson

IMPACTING STUDENTS AT:

  • Cass Technical High School (Detroit)
  • Community High School (Sterling Heights)
  • Harper Woods High School (Harper Woods)
  • Mumford High School (Detroit)
  • Pontiac Academy for Excellence (Pontiac)
  • Southfield Academy for the Arts & Technology (Southfield)
  • Warren Mott High School (Warren)

Q&A WITH A MENTOR

Join us for an online Q&A discussion with current mentors. Learn more about our program from the people who make it all happen! RSVP by clicking on your chosen date:

MENTOR REFERENCES

Get contact info and talk directly with someone who has been in our program and knows exactly what it's like to mentor.

REFERENCES

APPLICATION PROCESS:

  • Complete an online application for the 2021-22 school year by August 30, 2021
  • Participate in a virtual interview and background check
  • Must be at least 24 years old and residing in Metro Detroit area

Learn more by contacting Cindy Kluz at Cindy@WinningFutures.org or 586-698-4088.

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Learn about our program and what it’s like to mentor by watching these short videos.

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