Achievers

Teen Mentoring

Our goal at the YMCA Achievers Program is to educate & expose youth in 8th-12th grade to careers in business, as well as to promote & encourage students to further their education at post-secondary colleges & technical schools.  We aim to develop the individual talents, academic & leadership capabilities of each participant while instilling a greater sense of self–confidence.

Activities Include: 
Career Exploration
Leadership/Mentoring
Cultural Enrichment
SAT Preparation
College Tours
Teen Summit
Awards Program

Criteria & Enrollment: Youth must be in grades eight through twelve to enroll. There are no scholastic requirements to enroll. Enrollment is held June through September.

Cost: Y Members $55.00 or Non-Members $70.00

Volunteers Needed! Interested in volunteering as an adult mentor? Contact Program Director, Portia Parris at 336.272.2131