Mentor Opportunities

If you're interested in mentoring, email us! ([email protected])

Three of our Ministry Partners offer mentoring opportunities and it's a HUGE need! Become a mentor today!

HIS Bridge Builders

  • Who you'd mentor: employment training students, ages 18-45
  • Age restriction to be a mentor: 19 years or older
  • Time commitment: Initially one hour lunch each week for 5 weeks then flexible schedule to be determined by mentor and mentee but at least 1/month meeting.  Prior to mentoring there is a 2 hour mentor orientation.
  • Additional restrictions/prerequisites: Statement of faith – will need to affirm that you agree with HISBB statement of Christian faith
  • Mentor Orientation: Date TBD (two time options: 10am OR 6pm)
  • Who is HISBB?: HIS Bridge Builders is a faith-based organization which unites Christians across the city to restore urban communities.  We believe that community restoration begins with individual transformation.
Mercy Street

  • Who you'd mentor: A student in the 4th-12th grade in the Pinkston High School Feeder Pattern​, including Heights Prep.
  • Age restriction to be a mentor: 21 years or older
  • Time commitment: We encourage 4 contacts each month, 2 one-on one and 2 other forms of communication, phone call, text, email, write an email to your mentor coordinator and have them take it over to lunch at the students' school, etc.​
  • Additional restrictions/prerequisites: Attendance of a Mercy Street 101 orientation, submission of a Mentoring Application, Background check, interview with mentor coordinator, MinistrySafe Sexual Abuse Training - if all is completed without any
  • Who is Mercy Street?: Mercy Street builds leaders to build a better West Dallas.  We do this through three strategic planks: mentoring, sports and our Leadership Institute!  Learn more at our website!  Come build a leader with us!
West Dallas Community School

  • Who you'd mentor: A student at WDCS, grades PK-8th
  • Age restriction to be a mentor: 18 years or older
  • Time commitment: Committing to a once a month interaction with the student (minimum one year)
  • Additional restrictions/prerequisites: Application, background check, sexual abuse training
  • Who is West Dallas Community School?: West Dallas Community school is a private, classical, Christian school created to change the lives of the children of West Dallas – for the good of the city and the glory of God. The mission of West Dallas Community School is to provide students with a challenging educational experience designed to help them know, love and practice that which is true, good and excellent and to prepare them to live purposefully and intelligently in the service of God and man.