• Tuesday, Jan 12, 2021 -
    Tuesday, Jun 1, 2021

    flexible
  • virtual

Event Details

Volunteer mentors for refugee teens needed! Catholic Charities Atlanta’s Refugee Youth Mentoring Program is seeking volunteers (ages 21+) who are ready to offer welcome and support to refugee teens (ages 12-17) through virtual mentoring. Mentors and mentees are paired one-on-one and meet weekly, spending time together in activities such as working on homework or pursuing shared interests. Mentors must be willing to meet with mentee weekly for one year and willing to complete an application, background check, Safe Environment training, and additional trainings on working with youth (8 hours total). For information or to get started, contact Taylor Smith at tsmith@ccatlanta.org. Catholic Charities is also seeking English language instructors; classes meet Mon-Thurs mornings and volunteers should be willing to assist with 1 per week. Interested volunteers can contact Christie at ccrane@ccatlanta.org.