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A Family For Every Child
1675 West 11th Avenue
Eugene, OR 97402

Fax: 541-343-2866

Tax I.D. 20-4151057

Christy Obie-Barrett,
Executive Director

A Family For Every Child is a non-profit organization that serves families, children, and agencies nationwide. Thank you for all your support.

Mentor Orientation Schedule

"A Mentor is someone who allows you to see the hope inside yourself" – Oprah Winfrey

Mentoring makes a big difference. When kids enjoy a regular, positive activity with an adult over the course of a year, those kids are 46% less likely to begin using drugs, 27% less likely to begin using alcohol, and 52% less likely to skip school. This decreases drug-related suspensions, drug related crime, and the number of babies born drug-affected. Children guided by positive role models are more likely to improve their academic performance, make better decisions, have more self confidence, and a sense of belonging. Foster youth with a mentor tend to have better relationships with parents/caregivers, teachers and peers. They are also more likely to attend and graduate from college. Become a mentor today!

Interested mentors and potential mentors may attend this training. It is for volunteers interested in helping foster kids by being their mentor in the A Family For Every Child's mentor program. You should fill out the volunteer form prior to attending. Please RSVP to our mentor director. If you have any questions or RSVPs, please contact Mavis Sanchez.

January 11th

February 15th

March 15th

April 19th

May 17th

June 21st

July 26th*

August 16th

September 20th

October 18th

November 15th

December 6th*

Orientation dates and times are subject to change. (*date changed)

Orientation is held at A Family For Every Child's offices at 1675 W. 11th Ave., Eugene OR 97402 from 1:00PM until 4:00PM.

For questions or to reserve your space at an upcoming orientation, email the Mentor Director, Mavis Sanchez, at mentor@afamilyforeverychild.org.