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People Served/Type of Services: Education/Child and Adolescent Development, Teens

Types of Help Needed: College & Career Assistance, Teaching, Tutoring, Coaching and Mentoring

Service Opportunity Details: The agency’s Teen Boys to Men (B2M) Program is looking for individuals who can support the young men in its summer employment internship program (Project Rise). Teen B2M collaborates with a network of faith-based organizations, local businesses, and partnership organizations, to place teens (age 14-19) in employment opportunities. In additions to coonecting youth to local employemnt oppportunities, the program includes Skills Training and Instruction (leadership and resiliency training, financial literacy, reading, math, and language skills), Career Development (career exploration and planning, work world training, job search support, mentoring, mock interviews, career panel and fair) and Mentoring, Self Assessment and Counseling).

Location: Chicago-Rogers Park

Volunteer Ages: Adults, Groups

Frequency: On-going

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Contact Info: Staff: Staff: Devon Lovell, Academic Director, 773-465-6011 ext. 115,

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