iMentor Evening for Returning Mentors
Wednesday, August 15, 2012 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (EDT)
New York, NY
You are specially invited to our new summer event for returning mentors! Join us for refreshments, an opportunity to mingle with other mentors and with our CEO, and an interactive workshop where you'll receive information and support that are specific to your match with your mentee!
Event Details and Agenda:
Come at 6 pm for light refreshments and an opportunity to chat with our CEO, Mike O'Brien. The workshop will start promptly at 6:30 pm with opening remarks from Mike O' Brien.
During the workshop, you'll attend a breakout session of your choice. In this session, you'll discuss specific strategies that you can implement to improve your match and provide great support to your mentee.
Following the workshop, if you have lingering questions or would like additional support, come to our PC Genius Bar to get one-on-one support from a Program Coordinator!
Summer Mentoring Workshop:
Wednesday, August 15
6 pm - 8 pm. Refreshments from 6 - 6:30 pm; workshop begins promptly at 6:30 pm.
iMentor Office: 30 Broad Street, 9th Floor, New York, NY 10004
Please review the breakout session options below. An iMentor staff member will contact you to reserve your spot in the breakout session of your choice.
- Relationship-Building: How to enhance communication and trust with your mentee
- International Mentees: How to provide support and guidance for an international student
- Mentees with Special Needs: How to best support mentees with behavioral and academic struggles, mentees who are undocumented immigrants, mentees who are not on track to graduate from high school, and more
- Getting Ready for College: How to support your mentee through the college application process and get more information about graduation requirements
We're looking forward to seeing you at this exciting workshop!
When & Where
iMentor 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. Since 1999, iMentor has connected 11,000 students with mentors, through our partnerships with public high schools in New York City and nonprofits nationwide.
Become or Nominate a Mentor Today. iMentor is looking for 300 male mentors to join us this fall! Join us or nominate a mentor at www.imentor.org/nominate