Here’s your chance to have a great time and find out about local community programs looking to recruit positive role models to work with area youth ages 7-21.
Come to MENTORFEST on Saturday, May 11, 11 AM – 3 PM at Lawrence Square Park, Napoleon Ave. and Magazine St. Sponsored by the New Orleans Kids Partnership, it’s free and open to the public with crawfish, beer, sodas, door prizes and celebrity guests. Don’t miss the 610 Stompers plus Hot 8 Brass Band, TBC Brass Band and The Roots of Music who will rock the park, courtesy of The New Orleans Musicians Assistance Foundation.
Representatives from these organizations will be on hand to share information and sign up mentors and tutors: CASA New Orleans, Each One Save One, Mentoring Connection, New Orleans Outreach, Roots of Music, Start the Adventure in Reading, Urban League College Track, and Volunteers of America.
Want to sign up now? Go to www.nokp.org to choose the program that’s right for you!