iMentor based in New York City builds mentoring relationships that empower students from low-income communities to graduate high school, succeed in college, and achieve their ambitions.
Students work with their mentors one-on-one, in-person and online, to develop strong personal relationships, nurture a college aspiration, navigate the college application process, and build critical skills that lead to college success.
iMentors partners with High schools in low-income communities to find students who need mentoring. Mentors must be college graduate who live or work in the New York City metropolitan area and are able to volunteer 6 hours per month (half online and half in person) for mentorship.
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Registration as mentor: submit application for screening and approval
Communication: weekly email and monthly in-person meetings
Target : High school students from low-income communities in New York
Matching system: Based on interests
Training: two hours in-person training