Athletes as Mentors

In this service learning course, UMass athletes mentor youth from the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Holyoke and Girls Inc. The athletes help the boys and girls with their homework, play games and sports with them, and talk to them about the importance of higher education. The youth also come to UMass for campus tours.
Program Type Course Name and Number: SRVCLRNG 398A – Athletes as Mentors
Impact Area:
MA County:
Begin / End Date:
Thursday, November 8, 2012
Assessment Mechanism:
No
Program Director:
Program Contact:
UNIT(s):
Provost's Office/Civic Engagement and Service-Learning

Partner Map

Partner(s):
  • Boys & Girls Club of Greater Holyoke, Inc.
    70 Nick Cosmos Way
    Holyoke, MA 01040
    United States
  • Girls Inc. of Holyoke
    52 Nick Cosmos Way
    Holyoke, MA 01040
    United States