‘Take Stock In Children’ Recruits Mentors

By  //  April 30, 2013

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Training Session May 7 In Viera

BREVARD COUNTY • VIERA, FLORIDA – The Brevard Schools Foundation is seeking caring adults to mentor Take Stock in Children Scholars.

The Brevard Schools Foundation is recruiting volunteer mentors for the Take Stock in Children program. (Shutterstock image)

As part of the program, each student is assigned a volunteer mentor to befriend and guide the student throughout middle and high school.

Both male and female mentors are recruited year-round to mentor students county-wide.

Mentor training is held each month at the Educational Services Facility in Viera at 2700 Judge Fran Jamieson Way.

Upcoming training is scheduled at 9 a.m. Tuesday, May 7.

Individuals who are interested in volunteering as a mentor or learning about Take Stock in Children are invited to attend.

Take Stock in Children provides a unique opportunity for low-income, at-risk students to escape the cycle of poverty through education.

The program offers students college scholarships, caring volunteer mentors and hope for a better life.

Volunteer mentors meet with their student each week at school throughout the school year.

To make a reservation or learn more about this program, call 321-633-1000 ext. 462 or visit http://bsf2.brevardschools.org/default.aspx for more information.