Seeks Photography Mentor / Volunteering

January 1, 1970

Organization Name: Youth in Focus

Organization Location: Seattle, WA

Type: Volunteering

Fee: Free


We are seeking mentors who have experience working with under-served youth and in a field of photography, and are willing to learn and implement our youth development strategies for building a positive community.

We place mentors in each of our classes to assist teaching artists and to build positive relationships with youth. Mentors commit between 40 and 50 hours of their time each eight-week quarter, participating in all classes and the End of Quarter Show. During the eight-week Fall, Winter and Spring Quarters, the mentoring schedule is:

Two days a week (Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday) from 4:30pm – 7:00pm + End of Quarter Show

Our Summer Quarter and Partner Program mentoring needs vary

Once we receive your completed mentor application, you will be contacted to schedule an interview to learn more about our youth development mission and program and our mentor needs.

As an equal opportunity employer, Youth in Focus is committed to a diverse, multi-cultural work environment. Youth in Focus does not discriminate in employment on the basis of age, race, creed, gender, religion, marital status, veteran’s status, national origin, disability or sexual orientation. People of color are encouraged to apply.

Mentors must be at least 21 years old to volunteer.

How to Apply:

Find the application online.

Opportunity Website