YWLP Big Sister Application

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Thank you so much for choosing to apply to be a Big Sister with the Young Women Leaders Program! We are excited you are applying to become a Big Sister in YWLP to mentor 7th and 8th grade girls. YWLP has proudly been serving the students, families and staff in the Charlottesville and Albemarle County Public Schools for over 20 years. We look forward to reviewing your application and speaking with you about why you would like to become a YWLP Big Sister and support our young leaders! 

Time Commitment: The time commitment for YWLP Big Sisters is approximately 6-10 hours/week. This includes the Monday Class (2 hours), Group Meetings on Wednesday or Thursday at the middle school (2 hours), 4 hours of one-on-one (outside time) with your Little Sister monthly, and any other preparation needed for the class or group meetings.

The YWLP Application deadline has been extended and we will continue to accept applications on a rolling basis through the summer! The application process consists of 4 parts:  

1) Written Application  

2) Watching a Short Video 

3) Time Commitment Contract Survey  

4) In-person Interview with a YWLP Team Member   
If you have any questions/concerns regarding your application or application process, please do not hesitate to email us at ywlp@virginia.edu and either Sarah Jenkins
, YWLP Mentoring Coordinator, or another one of our great YWLP team members will respond.

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