Be a Male Mentor

Male Mentors Wanted!

Though Mid-Ohio Youth Mentoring is always looking for volunteers from all walks of life, right now there is a greater need for men.

You know how to play board games, talk about sports and Just hang out and share ideas — so what are you waiting for? Volunteer now! It really is that simple.  Sign up today.      convenient online application.

Being a mentor is one of the most rewarding things you will ever do. As a Mentor, you get to be a kid again for an hour a week while you give a child the invaluable gift of your friendship. Of the many boys waiting for a male role-model right now, there’s one wanting to play video games, shoot hoops, or just hang out with someone just like you!

Why do we need Male Mentors?

More than 75% of the children that are waiting for a Mentor are boys, but only Two out of every 10 inquiries to become volunteers come from men. Research shows that having the positive influence of a male mentor makes a real difference in the life of a boy. So join the volunteers that give a young person someone to look up to and learn why so many are now saying, “I get back so much more than I give.”

You've been thinking about getting involved. Now you know the importance of volunteering, how easy it is, and how much your help is needed. Why not apply to be a mentor today?

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