MENTORING

Dove2Dove-final-MentorThe Dove2Dove (D2D) Mentoring Program will nurture, enlighten, guide, shape, and uplift current Doves successfully throughout their high school journey.

The Dove2Dove Mentoring Program envisions a Western High School (WHS) community in which every Dove experiences nurturing relationships and support, which allows them to develop into their fullest potential, capable of making informed, responsible decisions as involved and successful members of our community.

Criteria

For Alumnae interested in becoming mentors, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Complete the Dove 2 Dove Mentor Application with Volunteer Documents 2015-16
  • Graduated from Western High School
  • At least 18 yrs of age at the time of application
  • Active Paid WHSAA Membership
  • Successful completion of background check
  • Successful completion of interview
  • Able to participate in all required training dates
  • Willing to make a 9 month commitment (available for minimum set of weekly/monthly mentoring appointments/activities) – will vary based on the number of mentees assigned to the mentor minimum 1 hr/week/mentee; September – June
  • Maintenance of confidentiality
  • Minimum 1 hour of contact per week
  • Minimum 1 face to face contact monthly

For current Western Students interested in obtaining a mentor, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Be Current WHS student
  • Submit a Dove 2 Dove Mentee Application
  • Successful completion of interview
  • Able to participate in all required training dates
  • Willing to make a 9 month commitment (available for minimum set of weekly/monthly mentoring appointments/activities) –minimum 1 hr/week;  September – June Student current class schedule
  • Minimum 1 face to face contact monthly
  • Participation Survey/Application process completed (student self assessment); consider including a few questions for the teachers to sign off on

Important Documents:

For Mentors:

Mentor Application Process
Dove 2 Dove Mentor Application with Volunteer Documents 2015-16

For Mentees:
Dove 2 Dove Mentee Application

For more information about the program, please contact mentoring@whsaainc.org