LIFT UP Mentoring

LIFT UP LogoLIFT UP Mentoring is a school-based mentoring program that connects supportive, caring adults with students in Brazosport ISD. We believe in the transformative effect one caring adult can have on a child’s life. Join Leaders Inspiring the Future Today!



How to Become a LIFT UP Mentor?

  • Application & Criminal Background Check: Volunteers/mentors submit mentor application and volunteer background check application. Part of this application is a criminal background check.

  • Training: Because training will prepare you for how to be the best volunteer/mentor you can be, it is required.

  • Commitment: Mentors meet with their students one day a week for 30 minutes at the campus during school hours. You are committing to mentor for the school year in which you are matched, but if you and your mentee are both interested, you may continue meeting in subsequent school years.


The Process:

  1. Complete the Mentor Application
  2. Complete the Volunteer Background Check Application
  3. Register to attend a mentor training session to help guide you in becoming a successful mentor. You will be given procedures to follow, tips for working with young people and recommended mentor/mentee activities.



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All first time mentors must come to a training class prior to being matched with a BISD student. Please use the form below to register for one of our trainings. Unless indicated, all trainings are at the BISD Administration Building located at 301 W. Brazoswood Drive, Clute, Texas 77531.

LIFT UP Mentor Training Scheduling Form

Thursday, August 15, 2019 - 9:30 AM-11:00 AM
Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 1:30 PM-3:00 PM
Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 9:30 AM-11:00 AM
Friday, September 6, 2019 - 1:30 PM-3:00 PM
Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 1:30 PM-3:00 PM
Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 9:30 AM-11:00 AM
Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 1:30 PM-3:00 PM

For additional questions or help facilitating mentor training at your business or organization, please contact us:

Sharon Ritchie
District Volunteer/Mentor Liaison
(979) 730-7000 ext. 12455
sritchie@brazosportisd.net







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