Help Underprivileged Youth to see more opportunities in San Francisco
Time Commitment: Group Mentors are asked to participate one Saturday a month (usually 2.5 hours) for at least 1 year.
The mission of City of Dreams is to help youth living in low-income housing build brighter futures through mentoring and youth development.
We welcome Group Mentors who can have fun with and be role models for our youth participants (ages 9-17) during our Saturday events. Once established as a Group Mentor, you may become a 1-on-1 mentor to an individual youth.
We facilitate Saturday Experiential Learning Events at a community center in the Bayview and field trips that espouse our curriculum of 12 Life Values: 1) love without limits, 2) responsibility, 3) contribution, 4) self-esteem, 5) teamwork, 6) gratitude, 7) resilience, 8) integrity, 9) respect, 10) choice, 11) trust, and 12) hope. Our activities tie in these values and revolve around cultural enrichment, outdoor/environmental education, and community engagement.
Examples of past field trips: The Circus Center, Kite Festival at the Presidio, The Garden at AT&T Park, Oakland Museum, Biking in a local park, Cal Academy, Exploratorium
For the safety of our youth, mentors are required to submit to a background check.
This opportunity starts on Aug. 4, 2018, 1 p.m. and ends Aug. 31, 2019, 5 p.m. EDT and happens once. All events occur at an action's local time based on the latest information provided to us. The time listed here has been automatically converted to your device's timezone if yours is different.
1030 Oakdale Avenue, San Francisco, California, 94124, USA