Our mission is to fuel the quantity and quality of mentoring relationships for America’s young people and to close the mentoring gap

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MENTOR maintains the Mentoring Connector, the only national database of youth mentoring programs connecting volunteers to opportunities in their local communities.

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You can stay up to date on new resources, opportunities to advocate, national initiatives, and news about youth mentoring by signing up for our newsletters to stay connected.

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Community Engagement

Community engagement is an undeniably critical part of ensuring that mentoring isn’t left to chance. Whether you’re a public official, teacher, counselor, school administrator, or business leader, we need your help and involvement to close the mentoring gap.

Community Engagement

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By searching the database, you are sharing your information with MENTOR, its affiliates, and any program you choose to contact.  Your email address will not be sold, shared with third parties or used for any purposes other than to keep you updated on news and opportunities related to mentoring.

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Advance the movement, register for the 2017 National Mentoring Summit!