School Based Mentoring
825 18th St.
Charleston, IL 61920
Telephone Numbers and Contact Information:
(217) 348-8660 Fax
(217) 348-8741 Toqualee Lawrence
Web Page: www.joinsomethingbig.org
|Operating Agency:||Mid-Illinois Big Brothers Big Sisters|
|Agency Type:||Private, Non-Profit|
|Person In Charge:||Coordinator for each CommmunitySchool Based Mentoring Program|
|Hours:||1 hour per week during the school year|
|Eligibility:||Call for details|
|Area Served:||Humboldt & Kansas Treatment & Learning Centers,Arcola Elementary, Atwood-Hammond Elementary, Williams Elementary, Mattoon Middle School , Riddle Elementary and Carl Sandburg Elementary|
|Ages Served:||Children in schools listed - call for details|
|Appt. Necessary:||For interview only|
Provides school based mentors for referred elementary students at Arcola Elementary; Humboldt TLC; Atwood-Hammond Elementary; Riddle and Williams Elementary, Mattoon; Carl Sandburg, Charleston and Kansas TLC. Mid-Illinois Big Brothers Big Sisters matches youth with high school age or older volunteers in professionally supervised school-based mentoring relationships to encourage youth to maximize their ability to become confident, competent, and caring individuals.