Who are ASPIRE Volunteer Mentors?
The ASPIRE Mentor position attracts a broad spectrum of adult volunteers. Many
are parents/guardians of students at an ASPIRE site, professionals, some of whom are the first in their
family to attend college, or retired community members.
Volunteers do not have to have attended college themselves to be effective ASPIRE
mentors. Volunteer mentors are screened and trained before working directly with