PRO Youth and Families mentoring program in San Juan Unified School district engages high school students as mentors to younger youth. High school students develop leadership skills while being role models for younger children in their neighborhood. The elementary school students receive encouragement, connection to caring mentors, and opportunities to participate in life-skills workshops and community service activities.
Mentorship exposes youth-in-need to new opportunities for learning and growth, with an emphasis on positive youth development, academic achievement, health and wellness, prevention services, and critical skills for future self-sufficiency.
No Stipend is offered at the moment.