How To Become A Mentor

How Baby Boomers Can Become Mentors   Mentoring youth, would-be entrepreneurs or in a business setting is one of the most rewarding tasks a baby boomer can undertake. Here’s our advice for becoming a senior mentor in your community.   1. Ask Around: If...

Jewish Seniors Volunteering For SOVRI

Training For Jewish Seniors Volunteering For SOVRI   Dear Prospective Volunteer,   You are receiving this letter due to your previously expressed interest in volunteering for the SOVRI Helpline. We have scheduled a training which will begin Thursday,...

Why Mentoring Is Jewish

Links: Why Mentoring Is Jewish   Mentoring is a popular concept nowadays, with especial emphasis on the role that seniors can play. Although the word ‘mentor’ derives from the ancient Greek story of the Odysseus, who left a man named Mentor to guard...

Seniors & Youth Mentoring

Seniors & Youth Mentoring: The Perfect Match   Youth mentoring for seniors is what you could call a no-brainer: tapping the powerful resource of older adults with time and energy to spare, to mentor some of the thousands of children and youth who...
Seniors As Business Mentors

Seniors As Business Mentors

Seniors As Business Mentors   In today’s economic climate, more and more people are turning to business mentors for help and support, and baby boomers are their natural port of call.      The popular saying runs “If I could sell my experience for...