Call for Teen Mentors

Thank you for your interest in becoming a mentor! ElevArte’s commitment to quality arts education and programming is being extended to serve our older youth with additional resources that will support them as growing artists, professionals and community members. 

2016 Application


• Mandatory one-year volunteer commitment from Jan. 2016-Dec. 2016
• Submit documents for a background check and fingerprints (this is a free, one-time process)
• Must complete a online Mandated Reporter Training and submit certification (Takes approximately 30min for completion)
• Submit current resume to

What does a mentor do?

• Meets with paired mentee for minimum of 3 hours a month
• Attends quarterly mentorship meetings
• Models positive behavior and offers guidance
• Offer 1-on-1 support to mentees in areas such as job readiness and college prep
• Serve as a support system for mentee by offering guidance & assistance in educational and career paths
• Work with mentee to set and reach obtainable yearly and monthly goals