What does Beneath The Skin do?

Beneath The Skin is a 501(c)3 nonprofit that provides peer to peer mentoring & resources to young adults in the United States.

Who can be a mentor?

To be a Beneath The Skin mentor, you must:

  • Be between the ages of 18-35
  • Live in the United States
  • Be a Christ-follower


Who can be a mentee?
To be a Beneath The Skin mentee, you must:

  • Be between the ages of 18-30
  • Live in the United States


What is expected of a mentor?
Beneath The Skin mentors are there to support their mentee and help them feel less alone over the course of a year. We expect our mentors to:

  • Reach out to their mentee at least once a week
  • Meetup with their mentee at least once a month
  • Respond to Beneath The Skin team members
  • Complete any tasks assigned to them

More than anything, we expect our mentors to practice sacrificial love with their mentee like Jesus does.

What is expected of a mentee?
We expect our mentees to:

  • Respond to their mentor and Beneath The Skin team members
  • Complete any tasks assigned to them 
  • View this as an opportunity to grow!
  • Remain engaged


What is the time commitment?
Mentors typically spend 4-8 hours per month. This is completely dependent on the unique relationship each Match has.
Connection Advisors usually spend 10-20 minutes per Match each month.