ATTENTION:Volunteer events may not be active or may have modified hours during the COVID-19 pandemic.
 
 
 

Become a Mentor: *TEMPORARILY VIRTUAL* Community-Based Mentoring

Become a Mentor: *TEMPORARILY VIRTUAL* Community-Based Mentoring

Ongoing
Location:
Greater Omaha/Council Bluffs area
Omaha, NE 68110
Opportunity Type:
Virtual
Requested Hours:
2.00 hours
Vounteers Needed:
130

***Due to COVID-19, BBBSM's mentoring is ALL VIRTUAL. You can still become a mentor despite the challenges created by COVID-19.Now more than ever we still need mentors to be a friendly and supportive voice during a scary and confusing time for youth. All registration, training and interviews will be carried out online until further notice. Match meetings will be on hold pending the COVID-19 public health crisis.****

Become a Defender of Potential!

Commitment:
- 2 outings per month (total of 4 hours per month)
- Minimum of 1 year
 

The Scoop:
- Matched with youth (aged 7-14) based on location, interests, and expectations.
- Explore the community - get a bite to eat, learn a skill, enjoy a hobby
- A Match Support Specialist will check in with you regularly to coach and help as needed.
- Totally free! Matches get discounts at partner businesses such as eCreamery, The Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium, Starbucks, YMCA and more! Plus we invite you to our own events!

Criteria to Mentor:
- at least 19 years or older
- valid driver's license, car insurance, access to transportation
- pass a background and reference check (prior offenses are not a disqualifier but ask us about the criteria)