Mentors in the Lives of Kids (MILK) partners with the Boys and Girls Club to promote positive influences in the lives of children in Douglas County by enriching their education and career development, providing safe spaces for both students and volunteers, and ultimately creating meaningful relationships based on shared life experiences and goals.
CCO MILK Mentorship Program (Currently Unavailable due to COVID-19)
Interested in making a meaningful impact on a person’s life? The MILK Mentorship Program is an excellent way to connect with middle and high school students while eating dinner at the BGC’s Teen Center any day of the week. Through this program, KU students can provide mentorship for teens in a relaxed environment and build relationships based on shared life experiences and goals. Please click here if you are interested in applying to be a MILK Mentor!
There will be two different dinner times every evening. The first dinner is for middle schoolers only, and the second dinner is for middle and high school kids.
On Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, the 1st dinner is from 4:00-4:30 PM and the 2nd dinner is 4:30-5:00 PM. On Wednesdays, the 1st dinner is from 4:15-5:00 PM and the 2nd dinner is from 5:00-5:30 PM.
Location: 2910 Haskell Avenue, Lawrence, KS 66046.
Boys and Girls Club Volunteer Program (Currently Unavailable due to COVID-19)
The Boys and Girls Club also operates their own mentorship program that works with students of all ages. If you are interested in applying for their mentorship program, please follow this link. Volunteers do a wide variety of activities with the kids, including reading with them and playing games.
Please click here to find all of the available volunteer needs provided through MILK!
If you have any questions, please email the coordinators at email@example.com.
Program Coordinators: Megah Shah, Riya Parikh, and Sri Veerisetti