Recruiting Round-Up

  • RISE Recruiting Round-Up Great opportunity for you to see what it looks like to be a RISE Mentor with NO pressure to sign up. 

    Feel free to come and go.

    Fifteen minute overview of RISE mentoring at the beginning.

    Panel of parents, mentors and kids will share their experience and answer questions.

RISE Mentoring

  • Districts of Distinction RISE Mentoring is a school-based program in which committed, caring adults from the community help students rise above obstacles and succeed in school and life.

    RISE Mentoring Recognized


RISE Mentor Appreciation Video

Contact Information

  • Mandy Benedix
    Mentor/Volunteer Specialist

  • Reach – To gain the trust of young people, you have to be willing to reach them by knowing their world. 

    Inspire – As a mentor, you need to be a role model for kids.

    Support – Be committed to the cause. Be present and show up. Your mentee needs to know you are unconditionally there for him or her.

    Empower – Help kids see more, want more and be more than they ever thought was possible.