Are you an Ohio State Marion student? The Boys & Girls Club of Marion County works with The Ohio State University at Marion to provide two mentoring programs for their students.
Did you know that you may be eligible to earn an elective credit for each semester that you mentor at the Boys & Girls Club?
OSUM Work Study Program
Are you an Ohio State Marion student eligible for financial aid? Did you know you may be eligible to work up to 20 hours a week at the Boys & Girls Club and get paid through Ohio State Marion?
For more information on these two programs, you can contact your adviser at Ohio State Marion or get in touch with our Volunteer Coordinator, Karen Thomas, at 740-387-3462 or by clicking here.
Need some ideas for what to do during your mentoring time:
- Assist with homework
- Read with your mentee
- Conduct an art project; bead a necklace
- Build upon socialization skills
- Engage in a one to one relationship or group setting
- Play board games
- Just hang out together
- Watch a DVD
- Learn a new dance step
- Put a puzzle together
- Play chess/checkers
- Learn Zentangle or Iris paper folding