What Are the Steps to Becoming a First Ladies Mentor?


Female Mentors can serve middle or high school female students. The minimum time commitment is 1-school year. To begin the journey as a First Ladies mentor, follow these steps:

Start Here!

The path to mentorship starts here. Please click the following link to complete the form that will tell us about yourself and why you want to mentor with First Ladies.

A Representative from the Mentoring Committee Will Contact You Via Email or Phone for a Mentor Interview.

Browse The Available Mentoring Opportunities and Chapter Locations. Click Here for the Listing

Complete A Background Check with First Ladies and/or the Respective Mentoring Chapter’s School District. Background Checks are Required of all Mentors to Ensure Mentee Safety. First Ladies Will Not Cover This Expense.

Attend A Required Mentor Orientation/Training.
(Once you have completed all the steps, you will be matched within 60 days with a mentee/chapter according to availability and your preferences.)

The Power of
Mentorship: Why
Mentoring Matters!

GREAT Mentors Change Lives!

Top Qualities of a GREAT First Ladies Mentor

Mentoring Opportunities

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Love Notes for First Ladies

  • Anonymous
    We cannot always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.
  • Martin Luther King Jr.
    Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, What are you doing for others? Martin Luther King Jr
    Martin Luther King Jr.
  • Sharde’ Dodson
    I am in college because of First Ladies. The leader within me was molded and came forth through this program.​
    Sharde’ Dodson
    Program Alumna | Owner – Shardes Curls
  • Lizette Cobbs
    First Ladies mentorship changed the way I see sisterhood.
    Lizette Cobbs
    Creative Director + Owner | Level Creative
  • Lady Antoinette L. Dunstan
    Mentorship changed my life.
    Lady Antoinette L. Dunstan

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