The Volunteer Career Mentor develops a supportive relationship with Project XCEL participants through role modeling, emotional support and one on one activity. The volunteer supports the participants in achieving their vocational goals by helping them to problem solve, maintain motivation, and increase confidence.


  • Mentors are asked to give a one year commitment to the program
  • Must be at least 21 years old
  • Must be able to meet with mentee in the community
  • Must be able to pass a background and driving check

For more information about volunteering in the program, please contact
314.918.3478 or