Employer Mentoring Opportunities

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Employer Mentoring Opportunities


Have you considered sharing your knowledge and experience with a Young Adult, who is just starting out in the working world?


Volunteer Opportunities:

We are always looking for volunteers! Opportunities to volunteer may include:

  • Leading a workshop on a topic such as: interviewing, money management, entrepreneurship, leadership, soft skills, etc.
  • Participating in an interview workshop as a mock interviewer
  • Helping a Young Adult complete a Job Shadow or Informational Interview to learn more about your career/industry
  • And more!

*Contact our Staff for more information about our upcoming events and to find out how you can get involved at:


Internship Site Opportunities:

Each of our Young Adult Interns is given the opportunity to complete a paid internship at a company in McHenry County. You can get involved by:

  • Hosting one of more of our interns
  • Hosting a group of our interns for a company tour

*Contact our Staff for more information about our internship procedures and upcoming events and to find out how you can get involved at: 815-206-5201. 

Ceal         Baking at Jaci's         Sam at Riverside Choc 

Pictured above: Ceal Schroeder: Owner and Internship Supervisor at The Thoughtfulness Shop, Interns on a Tour and Cookie Baking Presentation at Jaci's Cookies, and an intern on a Tour and Presentation at Riverside Chocolate Factory. 

 JA Frate     Home State Bank     Harper tour 

Pictured above: Interns on Tours at JA Frate, Home State Bank (for a Money Management Workshop), and at Harper College. 

**For more information, please contact Youth Staff at the McHenry County Workforce Network Youth Center at 815-206-5201. We look forward to working with you!**


The McHenry County Workforce Network, is an equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. To request accommodations, please contact our Equal Opportunity Officer Peggy Sarbaugh-McNally at [email protected] or (815) 334-2776. All voice telephone numbers may be reached by persons using TTY/TDD equipment by calling TTY (800) 526-0844 or 711