Gateway YouthFriends

  • YouthFriends are mentors who support students academically. Applicants are trained and complete two background screenings prior to being placed with district students. 

    Click here to view the YouthFriends flyer for Gateway 6th Grade Center.

    To become a YouthFriends volunteer, please click here.

    To learn more about opportunities as a YouthFriends volunteer at Gateway 6th Grade Center, please contact Carla Whitt, Gateway Partners in Education Building Facilitator, at (816) 321-6420 or contact the Partners in Education office at (816) 321-5018 or email