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Volunteer Mentors for Goodwill GoodGuides Youth Mentoring Program

Help Youth to Aspire.  Guide Them to Achieve.  Become a Mentor!

Goodwill GoodGuides Youth Mentoring Program is a program operated by Goodwill Industries of the Conemaugh Valley (GICV), Inc. that matches caring adult and peer volunteers with youth ages 12–17, creating the necessary support system for youth to build positive relationships with adult role models. GoodGuides also provides youth with opportunities to gain the skills they need to succeed in high school, postsecondary education and training programs, as well as future careers.

Careful consideration is givent o:

•   Preferences of mentor, youth, and parent/guardia

•   Same gender, ethnicity, and/or race

•   Common interests

•   Similarity of youth’s interests and mentor’s career

•   Special needs of youth

•   Compatibility of meeting times

•   Geographic proximity

•   Similar personality types

For questions or more details, please call Cindy O'Connor, GoodGuides Program Manager at (814) 536-3536, ext. 304 or coconnor@goodwilljohnstown.org.

Need Type: Volunteer
This Need is ongoing
Agency Requirement: >18 years old