Why Does Mentorship Matter?

Posted on November 7, 2022
Most people probably don’t consider the impact mentorship can have on a child’s future. Mentorship positively impacts school attendance, GPA, career prospects, and mental health. Here at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Utah, we prioritize a child’s potential by offering mentorship and volunteer opportunities in Utah. Our organization focuses on creating the best environment for the child and pairs them with a successful role model to guide them. The result of mentorships is a motivated
Here at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Utah, we provide an excellent option if you are looking for a mentor for your child. Our non-profit organization has volunteer opportunities in Utah for adult volunteers looking to be paired with children. These adults act as mentors who can provide guidance and support. Our mentor relationships are at least 1 year long, and mentors are carefully screened and trained. This program can make a big difference in
Volunteering for non-profit organizations is a crucial way to give back to your community and make a difference in the lives of those in need. There are many non-profit organizations with open volunteer opportunities in Utah. These organizations include the Utah Food Bank, the Red Cross, Habitat for Humanity, the Salvation Army, and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Utah. These organizations all do great work in the community and would be an excellent opportunity for
Imagine a world where everyone was the same; it seems pretty dull, right? Here at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Utah, we believe in the importance of diversity in our mentorships between Bigs and Littles.    Diversity within BBBSU Last year, we had 1,001 kids enrolled in our three programs. Of these 1,001 children across Utah, 82 percent live in poverty, 60 percent are kids of color, 47 percent live in a single-parent household, and
Here at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Utah, we want you and your Little to take advantage of volunteer opportunities in Utah and have the best Halloween yet this year! That’s why we’ve compiled the following list of activities for you and your Little to enjoy this Halloween season:   Pumpkin Alternative: Rather than going out and buying a pumpkin with your Little, try this cost-effective and creative alternative: milk jug jack-o’-lanterns. If you have