Facilitate “Buddy Chat” conversations with two or three youth by encouraging and/or initiating reflective, healing, and ambitious dialogue between youth alongside part-time staff. Engage youth who appear unmotivated or seem to have difficulty communicating openly and being an active listener. Share age-appropriate personal stories about overcoming moments of adversity, being a good friend, practicing integrity, the importance of education, and dreaming big. Participate in seasonal events and on-site programs as necessary. Assist with homework, lead group activities, and correct behavior as needed. Serve as a “buddy” to one or two specific children. *Available for both pre-teens and teens based on interest and experience.