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

• Commit to at least one day a week (3:30 - 5pm) at our After-School     Learning and Enrichment Program 

• Get fingerprinted 

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


Please send an email to karen@rise-nonprofit.org 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!

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 



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.

Become a RISE Mentor

Reaching  and  Inspiring  Success  through  Education