Group Setup

TEAM Participants & Group Setup

Being a TEAM Participant

Every participant in TEAM has an important role to play. Some expectations of TEAM participants are that everyone will:

  • Stay with and interact with their TEAM group
  • Participate in the activities
  • Follow the TEAM Goals and Expectations
  • Start and/or participate in conversations with group members
  • Be open to new activities and new people
  • Have fun!

In addition, mentors have a particular responsibility to set a good example for mentees and other group members by:

  • Modeling appropriate language
  • Helping others (especially mentees) when they’re having a problem
  • Encouraging everyone to follow the TEAM Goals & Expectations
  • Working with other mentors and facilitators to make sure all group members are having fun

Goals for Participation in the Program



  • Developing leadership skills
  • Making community connections
  • Socializing with others
  • Learning how to be a mentor
  • Developing social skills
  • Improving communication skills
  • Being part of a group
  • Making community connections

Mentors & Mentees

A mentor talking with a mentee at the MLK Day of Service event done with Boston Cares.

Decorating Cupcakes

Decorating cupcakes at a birthday bash event.

Holiday Party

Mentors and mentees collaborating to build a ginger house at a holiday party.