Mentors are matched with a child from single-parent families and meet 2-4 times a month, either after school or on weekends. Activities can include making dinner together, spending time with the volunteer’s family, home projects or homework help.
As part of our commitment to Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (JEDI), we proudly serve the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer community. We recognize the unique at-risk challenges facing many of the youth of this community: skipping school because of feeling unsafe, experiencing verbal harassment, suicidal thoughts and general…
Sports Buddies matches Bigs and Littles who have a shared interest in sports, fitness, or just being active. What better way to form and nurture a positive, empowering mentoring relationship!
This mentoring program connects youth with police in communities throughout Delaware, building strong, trusting, lasting relationships and help children develop into confident adults as well as developing bonds between law enforcement and the families they serve.
Youth from a local school are matched with an employee from a workplace partner for the duration of the school year. Students visit their mentor’s workplace at least monthly to explore career opportunities and develop professional skills in a real-world office setting.