Elkhart Community Schools is seeking several hundred mentors for its C.A.R.E.S. program for 2003-04

Mentors commit to meeting with a student 30 minutes a week and need no special qualifications. Several local businesses allow mentors to meet with students on work time. The C.A.R.E.S. program has about 600 mentors and aims to have 1,000.

For more information, contact Ellen Moore, C.A.R.E.S. coordinator, at 262-5944.