Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Iowa partners with local businesses for Workplace Mentoring.
Youth get exposure to a professional work environment and work on college and career exploration, skill development and building their relationship with their Big by just having fun and getting to know each other. This program encourages youth to begin envisioning the possibilities for their future while providing friendship and support through those difficult transition years of middle school.
For the 2022/2023 school year, the following local businesses are partnering with local middle schools for Workplace Mentoring:
-Harding Middle School and NCMIC Group, Inc.
-Hoyt Middle School and Principal Financial Group
-Indian Hills Junior High and IMT Insurance
-Stilwell Junior High School and Athene
-Summit Middle School and Corteva
-Weeks Middle School and Lessing-Flynn Marketing Agency
This program is made possible through funding from Athene, Corteva, IMT Insurance, Lessing-Flynn Marketing Agency, NCMIC Group, Inc., Prairie Meadows, Principal Financial Group, and U.S. Bank.