Need a Mentor?


To connect and be matched with a campus-based student mentor, submit the interest form.

Become a Mentor


 Paid Part-time peer mentor positions are available to eligible Broward College students who meet the AmeriCorps and the program eligibility criteria. Read the Become a Peer Leader section below before applying.

Student Peer Mentoring and Leadership Program

Broward College has partnered with PeerForward and AmeriCorps State and National to launch the Peer Mentoring and Leadership program, the first of its kind.

Peer Leaders serve current Broward College students by providing mentorship, resource connection, and general support to model student success. Our Peer Leaders can support you each step of the way as you work towards completing your degree and reaching your educational goals. Peer Leaders are Broward College students just like you trained in leadership and mentoring skills.

Benefits of Mentoring:

  • Develop communication, study, and personal skills
  • Improve levels of resilience and perseverance
  • Learn from the experiences of others
  • Build a support system based on encouragement, personal growth, and positivity
  • Connect with an ecosystem proven to help you succeed in your Educational Pathway
  • Increase your circle of friends
  • Learn how to set SMART goals and the resources you need to complete your goals
  • Learn about scholarship opportunities just for program mentees
  • Join your campus peer mentoring team social events, networking activities, educational activities
  • Participate in community service projects alongside our peer mentors and program staff.

Scholarship Opportunities

BECOME A PEER LEADER (MENTOR)

Upcoming Events

CONTACT US

Farah Pierre

Program Director
fpierre1@safe-room.net | 954-201-8412

Devernair Lindo

North Campus Coordinator
dlindo@safe-room.net |954-201-2024

Dee Clermont

Central Campus Coordinator
dclermon@safe-room.net | 954-201-6947

Cesar Nin

South Campus Coordinator
cninalma@safe-room.net | 954-201-6945

Marta Bautista

College-wide Student Success Coach
mbautist@safe-room.net | 954-201-2665

Partners and Grants

Volunteer Florida is Florida’s lead agency for volunteerism and national service, administering more than $25 million in federal, state, and local funding to deliver high-impact national service and volunteer programs in Florida. Volunteer Florida promotes and encourages volunteerism to meet critical needs across the state. Volunteer Florida also serves as Florida’s lead agency for volunteers and donations before, during, and after disasters. For more information, visit www.volunteerflorida.org

 

Learn more about our partners: volunteerflorida.org | americorps.gov | peerforward.org/in-college/

 

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