Please send an email to with the subject "RISE Mentor" and we will send you an application. Thank you for your interest in joining our team and helping us change lives!

We are looking for passionate individuals who want to make a difference for our students.  Our mentors work with students one-on-one and in small groups to improve their academic skills, with a focus on reading and math.  We teach our mentors creative ways to help our learners grasp concepts and gain the skills necessary to perform at or above grade level.

Reaching  and  Inspiring  Success  through  Education 

Application Process


• Work with individual students to enhance their skills and help in areas of struggle

• Use your training and creativity to lead small group lessons (3-4 students) 

• Inspire confidence and provide positive feedback and encouragement 


Become a RISE Mentor

• Commit to at least one semester as a mentor for RISE

• Commit to at least one day a week (3:30 - 6:00pm)  

• Get fingerprinted 

• Attend a one-hour training session before your start date