Friday, May 8, 2015
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State
Name of Organization: Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State http://www.bbbsos.org/
Address: 1540 Pontiac Avenue Cranston, RI 02920
Description of the overall mission of this organization:
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State provides children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.
Ages of youth served: K-8th graders and College Students
Name of Mentor: Jen Krus (got a new job, maybe able to contact Jen White instead)
Hours worked: (number, days, times) Two days a week, 8-10 hours
Description of your role and duties: (include administrative or hands-on or both)
Interviewing and training to Bigs, Supervision of partner after school program, caseload of matches, attending multiple sites to do match support, create a new policy.
Description of the culture of the place (how many people in the office, dress code, communication style)
I worked directly with the Site-Based Director and the Site-Based Coordinator. Professionally dressed. Everyone is very relaxed, lots of laughs.
Additional Requirements: (travel, etc) You do need a car, but you will get reimbursed mileage for your traveling.
Special notes on process of getting this internship:
Other internship opportunities with this organization:
What three TAGS would you use to label this internship? Case Management, Administrative, After School
Your name: Katie Hebert
Your cohort: 2
Your email address if others can contact you: firstname.lastname@example.org