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Fort Polk MWR
 
 CYS Services: Youth Sponsorship
 

Moving In? Need a Sponsor?

Let us know!

Packets are available through CYSS and ACS.  You can also follow the links below to download a Sponsor Request Form.  Forms can be sent through email as well. Make the Transition a New and Exciting Experience for Your Child!

The time has come for another move and you're on your way to Fort Polk, Louisiana.  No need to feel like a fish out of water!  Let our youth sponsorship program help ease the transition.  We will match you with a sponsor who has similar interests.

If you have been here a while and want to sponsor someone, please contact us and let us know you are interested.  The criteria is outlined below.  

Become a Sponsor, Make a Child Smile!

Potential Sponsors 

Youth Sponsor Job Description
-works with new youth coming to Fort Polk to facilitate the ease of their transition
-assists with planning and developing ongoing activities and events
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identifies, meets and helps incoming teens by providing them with friendship, a warm welcome, information, and a tour of the community and installation
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maintains contact with the new youth before, during and after transition to Fort Polk
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documents all contact and activities with incoming youth
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assists with integrating new youth into the installation, school, and the surrounding community
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must be able to utilize a variety of communication techniques:  email, USPS, telephone, etc.

Qualification Requirements
Must be between the ages of 8-18
Outgoing with good verbal and leadership skills
Must be familiar with Fort Polk and the Community
Must display a positive attitude

 
Youth Sponsorship Application
Want to be a youth sponsor?  Download, print, and send the form above to the contact information on the bottom of the page.
 
Youth Sponsorship Request Form
New to Fort Polk? Need a Sponsor?  Download, print, and send the form above to the contact information on the bottom of the page.
 

CYSS Youth Sponsorship Services
P.O. Box 3914

Fort Polk, LA
337-531-1955/1941

peggy.bluitt@conus.army.mil 

Sponsors