Guide a young adult to success.

The mentor program is part of the core program model at Year Up Greater Boston. Our mentors provide professional advice, career and educational planning support, and networking opportunities. Mentoring is an especially personal and rewarding way to impact a young adult’s life.

Applications for mentors for the class of July 2020 are now being accepted and are due by October 11, 2019.  

If you are a NEW mentor, please first complete the Volunteer Interest Form at the bottom of our “Get Involved” page. This will ensure that you get the most up-to-date volunteer opportunities directly to your email.

If you completed the Volunteer Interest Form already OR are a RETURNING mentor, please apply to be a Mentor here.

Expectations:

  • Mentors are expected to meet in person at least once per month from November to January.
  • You will communicate via text, phone, or email weekly throughout the duration of your match year.
  • Mentors are encouraged to be open and flexible in accommodating the meeting times and locations of the mentee.
  • Mentor Orientation is required for all mentors.

To Apply: NEW mentors must first complete the Volunteer Interest Form at the bottom of our “Get Involved” page. This will ensure that you get the most up-to-date volunteer opportunities directly to your email.

If you completed the Volunteer Interest Form already OR are a RETURNING mentor, please apply to be a Mentor here.

For more information: Email VOLUNTEERBOSTON@YEARUP.ORG to learn more about our mentoring and other volunteer opportunities.