Mentor a Veteran Entrepreneur

Organization Details
Organization Name: Prince's Trust Canada
Address: 1255 Bay St.
Toronto ON  M5R 2A9
Website: https://www.princestrust.ca/
Organizational Description: Prince's Trust Canada delivers social impact and creates sustainable communities by transforming the lives of Canadians who are facing challenges or transition.

We provide entrepreneurship training for veterans and transitioning Canadian Armed Forces members, help young people reach their potential through employability programs, and support Indigenous communities as they revitalize and protect their languages.

Prince's Trust Canada is a registered Canadian charity established by His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales in 2011. We are a member of The Prince's Trust Group, a new global network which also includes activity carried out by The Prince's Trust UK, Prince's Trust Australia, Prince's Trust New Zealand, and Prince's Trust International. The goal of The Prince's Trust Group is to transform lives worldwide through innovative projects.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: Give back to the men and women who have bravely served our country by sharing your skills and advice in areas such as business planning, finance and marketing.

Prince's Operation Entrepreneur, a program of Prince's Trust Canada, provides transitioning military and veterans with the education, tools and resources they need to build confidence, develop networks and run their own successful businesses.

POE is looking for experienced entrepreneurs or business professionals, with or without military service, who are able to provide perspective, advice and encouragement for veteran entrepreneurs. Prospective mentors possess the soft skills and empathy needed to work at the mentees' pace and are willing to commit 2-4 hours per month to the program over six months. The six-months starts after first contact with the mentee.
This opportunity is open to mentors and mentees across Canada. If geographic distance prevents meeting in-person, mentors and mentees can connect online.

To find out more:
mentoring.buyveteran.ca
poe@princestrust.ca
1-844-763-6371
Skills Required: Prospective mentors possess the soft skills and empathy needed to work at the mentees' pace.
Skills Gained/Related Careers:
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Daytime, Evening, Weekend
Must be willing to commit 2-4 hours per month to the program over six months
Location of volunteer opportunity: Brandon
Central
Eastman
Interlake
Norman
Parkland
Thompson
Westman
Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: General Populace
Organization will provide: Training/Orientation
How to Apply: Online: www.princesoperationentrepreneur.ca/programs/mentoring
Closing Date: Aug 17, 2019