Frequently asked questions

How many mentor/mentee pairs in your program?


* 3-5 mentors per location




How often will they meet? Talk on the phone? E-mail?


* Once a week required and accessible by phone and email when needed




Will you have group activities? If so, how often (monthly, quarterly, etc.)?


* Yes, planned quarterly (flexible depending on community partner events)




What type of training and orientation will you have?


* The training will focus on Life Skills, Service, Financial Literacy, and Strategic Thinking




How often will you have recognition/awards for your program participants?


* Will coordinate with partnership schools (semi-annually if no school program)




What other special components do you have set for your program?


* Establish Book Club and Chess Club




Program Guidelines: How often will the pairs meet? How long will each meeting be?


* Group sessions, follow-up sessions when required. 1- hour sessions (situation will dictate length of meeting)




Program Guidelines: How long will the relationship last?


* A Lifetime




Program Guidelines: Where will the meeting take place?


* Various locations across the city