YMCA OF METROPOLITAN FORT WORTH, Benbrook Community Center
Location of the main office: TX, Benbrook, 1899 Winscott Road, 76126
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Brief information
Company type Charitable company
Company profile Non-profit

Mission Statement

MISSION: To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all. Values: Our values embrace the universal truths inherent in relationships with others - Respect, Responsibility, Caring and Honesty. The Y makes accessible the support & opportunities that empower people & communities to learn, grow & thrive. With a focus on youth development, healthy living & social responsibility, the Y nurtures the potential of every youth & teen, improves the nation’s health & well-being, & provides opportunities to give back & support neighbors.


Description

The Reach & Rise Mentoring Program is a national YMCA program that is committed to youth development by nurturing the potential of kids and teens to help them achieve and reach their full potential. The program is designed for youth ages 6 to 17 who lack role models and are facing challenges. The Y is looking for dedicated caring adult volunteer mentors to provide direct one-to-one mentoring services and create safe, healthy, and meaningful relationships with youth. Mentor Requirements be at least 23 years old complete the 15 hour training pass a fingerprint security screening have a clean driving record and valid auto liability insurance (if driving mentee) spend 1-3 hours a week with youth over the course of a year