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(G-Team) Friends for Youth

1741 Broadway St., Redwood City

If 30 People Donate $10, Then Friends for Youth Can Sponsor a Lake Tahoe Adventure Day for a Mentor-and-Mentee Team

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Highlights

  • Solidify at-risk youth & mentors' Friendships
  • Skiing & snowboarding trip
  • Help provide role models

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What You'll Get

Friends for Youth supports at-risk young people in the San Francisco peninsula and South Bay with a long-term one-to-one adult-and-child mentoring program. As part of the program’s more than 150 Friendships, youth who may be struggling in school or at home can spend time with an adult role model, who can spark their curiosity with new interests, provide mentoring, and help boost their self-esteem.

Friends for Youth's Senior Friends volunteer to spend time with a Junior Friend between the ages of 8 and 17, solidifying a relationship of trust and support with weekly activities such as going to the movies, visiting the zoo, and reading together. Friends for Youth plans to send mentor and mentee pairs on an adventure trip to Lake Tahoe to help strengthen the bond between Friends and introduce youth to exciting outdoor activities such as skiing and snowboarding. With $300, a mentor-and-mentee pair can attend the trip, with funding to cover the cost of transportation, a meal, skiing or snowboarding lessons, and equipment rental.

Join G-Team and donate $10 to help bolster Friendships between at-risk youth and adult role models. If G-Team members raise $300, Friends for Youth can send one pair of Friends on a snowboarding-and-skiing-adventure outing on Lake Tahoe. Each additional $300 raised will fund transportation, a meal, lessons, and rental for one Friend pair.

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The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Dec 3, 2011. Amount paid never expires. 100% of donations go directly to Friends for Youth. Donations are automatically applied. Must provide donor's full name at checkout. Redeem online for personal acknowledgment. See G-Team FAQs that apply to this campaign. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

(G-Team) Friends for Youth

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