Thursday, April 21, 2016
Learning for Life
Name of Organization: Learning for Life https://www.ric.edu/learningforlife/
Street Address: 600 Mt. Pleasant Ave
Name of Primary Mentor/Contact Person: Christiane Petrin Lambert
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
How do you prefer to be contacted? Email please
Description of the overall mission of this organization: Learning for Life, a collaboration of the College Crusade, Goodwill Industries of Rhode Island, College Visions, and Rhode Island College, is a multi-faceted community and college partnership. Learning for Life (L4L) links students to a wide range of services, supports, and opportunities that fortify them for college success and remove any challenges and obstacles that may prevent education from remaining a priority in their lives.
Ages of youth served: We serve college age students, 17+
Hours of internship: (number of hours, days, times) M-F 8:30-4:30
Description of role and duties: (include administrative or hands-on or both) Navigators are senior-level Bachelor’s students or Master’s students who are matched with L4L participants to provide weekly contact and linkages to resources. All L4L Navigators are expected to maintain a professional representation of the project’s mission to all off campus and on campus offices, as well as and most especially with, students served.
Paid or unpaid: Paid
Description of the culture of the place (how many people in the office, dress code, communication style) The number of people in the office depends on the day.
Additional Requirements: (travel, etc)
Special notes on process of getting this internship:
What three TAGS would you use to label this internship?
mentoring, hands-on, leadership