a Mentee | Become a Mentor | Become
a Parent Advocate | Become a Sponsor
A mentee is
a high school student aging from 14 years old until they graduate
from high school. The mentee is paired with a mentor that they speak
to on a weekly basis.
attends a monthly meeting where they discuss issues that are facing
today’s youth. Mentee's are placed in a job or pre-apprenticeship
where they are paid a living wage for their work.
order to be involved in the program, the student must have working
papers. The mentee will learn skills that help them obtain a better
future and are given help to gain a higher education or jog training
Authorization Form (PDF)
of Mentee Responsibilities (PDF)
A mentor is
an adult that guides and educates mentees.
main responsibilities are to contact their student on a weekly basis
and attend monthly meetings with all mentees in a group setting.
must also keep in contact with the mentor chair weekly to give updates
on the student and complete a student update sheet about their mentee
of Mentor Responsibilities (PDF)
a Parent Advocate
It is the responsibility
of a parent advocate to contact all parents every month to discuss
students and what is happening in the program.
They must also
arrange and conduct quarterly meetings with parents to have a face-to-face
discussion and be able to answer any questions.
Erie and Niagara county is facing the same crisis, and our youth
are paying the price.
We as a community
must come together to help each other reach the goals achieve success.
This is hard
work and a challenge, but rewarding. Please remember our youth is
our future and they need in order to have one.
I want to say "Thank You" to all of our past and
present sponsors who continue to make the Mentorship program a success.
We look forward to hearing from new sponsors who wish to help our
youth any way they can.
a Sponsor (PDF)