Check out highlights from the recent Congressional Briefing hosted by MENTOR with the Congressional My Brother’s Keeper Caucus in Washington, D.C. by viewing our Storify!
Research has consistently shown that mentoring relationships can have a significant positive effect on young people – yet the mentoring gap still persists with one in three young people in America not having access to a mentor. One of the easiest ways we can help narrow this gap is to integrate mentoring into a holistic approach to driving achievement – one which cannot succeed without dedicated efforts across many fields. The Mentoring Effect, a research report released in 2014, identified some paths forward towards that goal:
Check out our advocacy toolkit that includes resources to help you communicate with Congress, engage online and learn to effectively advocate for mentoring!Download