Are you passionate about making a positive impact in someone's life?
Our selective, year-long mentorship program will equip students beginning their careers with resources, skills, and a network to prosper as professionals and members of society who will pave the way for future blind students entering corporate America.
Who should apply to be a mentor?
Do you have knowledge, skills, and experiences that you are eager to share with others? If so, then you should consider applying to be a mentor!
Mentoring is a rewarding opportunity that allows you to guide and support individuals who can benefit from your wisdom and guidance. Whether you are an expert in your field, have overcome personal challenges, or possess valuable life experiences, your unique perspective can inspire and empower others to reach their full potential. Mentors should have excellent communication and listening skills, patience, empathy, and a genuine desire to help others grow and succeed.
No matter your background or profession, if you are committed to making a difference and fostering personal and professional development in others, applying to be a mentor could be the perfect role for you.
When does the program run?
The mentorship program runs from August 2023 through August 2024, with four in-person, weekend-long modules in New York City in addition to virtual events and programming throughout the academic year. In-person programming will take place the following weekends:
· September 8-10, 2023
· November 17-19, 2023
· February 23-25, 2024
· May 3-5, 2024
What if I have more questions?
You can contact us online, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or by phone at (646) 881-4645.