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Lutheran Social Services School-Based Mentor Program, Sioux Falls, South Dakota

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Address: 621 E. Presentation St.
Sioux Falls, South Dakota  57104  
United States
Fax: 605-221-2404
Number of Volunteers Serving Nationally: 1500
Number of People Being Served: 1500
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Mission Statement


The goal of the School-Based Mentor Program is to provide modeling and interaction between adults and children that leads to school and lifetime success.

Description


The School-Based Mentor Program empowers youth to succeed by establishing trusting relationships with adult volunteers. Mentors have a significant impact on youth by increasing self-esteem, providing guidance and developing consistent, long-term friendships. Volunteers spend an hour a week one-on-one with an elementary, middle or high school student at school.

The School-Based Mentor Program empowers youth to succeed by establishing trusting relationships with adult volunteers. Mentors have a significant impact on youth by increasing self-esteem, providing guidance and developing consistent, long-term friendships. Volunteers spend an hour a week one-on-one with an elementary, middle or high school student at school.

Mission Statement: The goal of the School-Based Mentor Program is to provide modeling and interaction between adults and children that leads to school and lifetime success.

Local Affiliation



Program Type:


Youth Program

Do you Require Formal Orientation Training?


Yes