The Helping Young People Excel youth mentorship program is accepting applications through Friday, Aug. 9.

The Helping Young People Excel youth mentorship program is accepting applications through Friday, Aug. 9.

This free program includes one-on-one mentorship opportunities, community field trips, tutoring, leadership training and professional development. All community youth are welcome to apply. Spots are limited and will be issued on a first-come, first-served basis. Applications may be obtained by contacting Tomekia Moore at 872-2229.