What does a mentor do?

A Mentor with MentorKids KY is a caring, responsible, Christian adult volunteer who serves as a trusted friend, support, and guide to a vulnerable child in our community for a period of at least one year. He/she comes alongside the child to help them persevere through the trials of life, by building their character and offering them hope for the future.

Mentors are given five areas to focus on while mentoring their mentee:

Spiritual | Character | Academic | Relational | Life Skills

Steps to become a mentor:

  • Complete the application
  • Personal Interview
  • Pass the background and reference checks
  • Attend the training mandatory training session

Expectations Of Mentors:

  • Commit to a one year mentoring relationship with a mentee, at least 4 hours monthly