Inspire and Mentor Teens!

Opportunity Summary

Do you want to: Gain experience working with youth? Ensure that young people with great potential go to college? Enrich the life of a young person by sharing your wisdom and life experiences?  (More Details...)

When?

Aug 21, 2017 - May 21, 2018       24 volunteers needed!

Details

Elizabeth Edwards Foundation is seeking dedicated adults to serve as Elizabeth Mentors for the 2017-18 school year. As a mentor, you would meet with a high school student 4 hours per month and participate in fun activities together, address academic and personal issues, and help your student on his/her path to college. The days and times of the meetings are flexible based on the mentor and student's availability.

Make a difference in a young person's life today!

The Elizabeth Fellows Program is a comprehensive effort to provide promising students from Broughton High School with resources, support, and tools they need to succeed. The program's curriculum reflects the passions of Elizabeth Edwards, enhancing the Fellows' lives through mentorship, advocacy, and public service. The goal of the Fellows Program is to support and develop the students’ academic strengths, to encourage and develop qualities to make them successful students in further study, and to provide support and enrichment so that the students can contribute to the community in positive ways.