What do we need a men­tor to be? Some­one who is 21+ and

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cares about young peo­ple and their fu­tures is a good lis­tener is com­mit­ted and con­sis­tent is non judg­men­tal

What Men­tors do: Com­mit to give one hour a week plus travel time to men­tor a young per­son in school dur­ing term time , for a min­i­mum of a year, ide­ally two

Build a re­la­tion­ship and be a trusted con­fi­dante

Share life ex­pe­ri­ences Iden­tify strengths and ex­plore pos­si­bil­i­ties

Raise as­pi­ra­tions and ex­pec­ta­tions Em­power young peo­ple to cre­ate the fu­tures they want for them­selves

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