Wisdom in the Shape of My Coach

As part of MENTOR’s #ThankYourMentor campaign, many people are taking the time to thank mentors who were there at critical moments in their lives. On our blog, we are featuring poignant stories from mentors and mentees who know the impact of mentoring first-hand. This story comes from Alphonso Mayo, […]

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Edgar and Ulises’ #MentoringCruise Story Wins Top Prize

MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership (MENTOR) and the Cabot Creamery Cooperative are proud to honor Dr. Edgar Villamarin for his excellent service through mentoring as winner of the 2017 #MentoringCruise contest! For the past six years, Cabot Creamery Cooperative, a dairycooperative of 1,100 farm families in New England […]

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Brendan Anderson
September 20th, 2016
Posted In: Campaigns, In Real Life, Mentoring Stories

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Fighting Chronic Absence during Attendance Awareness Month

This September marks the fourth annual Attendance Awareness Month (AAM) campaign, an opportunity to rally the community, youth advocates, policymakers, volunteers, funders and supporters around the importance of attendance and its role in academic achievement! MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership (MENTOR) is proud to continue to serve as an AAM convening […]

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MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership
August 10th, 2016
Posted In: Awareness, Campaigns, In Real Life

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2016 Coaches Mentoring Challenge Kicks Off to Great Start

This year, MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership (MENTOR) has expanded the challenge beyond university football coaches and is asking for programs and partners to nominate coaches from all community levels to participate in the campaign. If your mentoring program works with local coaches and you would like them […]

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MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership
August 9th, 2016
Posted In: Campaigns, In Real Life

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Two Lives Changed: #MentoringCruise Winner Speaks on the Power of Mentoring

You may remember or even have voted for Chelsy Spencer (pictured above, right) who was selected as our 2015 Cabot Community Celebrity Cruise award winner. Chelsy, a volunteer mentor for six years and counting, was nominated by the Executive Director of Hour Children Mentoring in Long Island, NY, in […]

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Jennifer Merrill
January 20th, 2016
Posted In: Campaigns, In Real Life, National Mentoring Month Blog Series

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In Real Life Blog Series: Creating Mentoring Connections

In celebration of National Mentoring Month and the launch of In Real Life, MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership (MENTOR) has chosen to recognize those who have demonstrated a deep commitment to delivering critical connections to our nation’s young people to aid them in achieving success at home, school […]

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MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership
January 15th, 2016
Posted In: Campaigns, In Real Life, National Mentoring Month Blog Series, National Mentoring Summit

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