Mentor/Mentee Stories

Ever Wonder What Mentoring is Really Like?

Below are a few stories from mentors and mentees about their mentoring experience. Find out what it takes to be a mentor and about the rewards of mentoring. Interested in becoming a mentor? Find an Opportunity.

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    Summer and Ms. Gwyneth

    Aside from seeing Summer regularly, Gwyneth made a point to expose her mentee to different extracurricular and educational activities.

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    D’Angelo, Mr. Matt and Ms. Barbara

    D'Angelo's insights and perspectives on life really opens our eyes as adults and gives us another way of looking at our own lives.

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    Jaszmine and Ms. Delores

    Delores and Jaszmine enjoy laughing, playing and eating together, as well as many other activities.

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    Emma and Ms. Sarah

    Twelve years together and counting, mentor match Sarah and Emma continue to write on the pages of each other's lives.

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    Abrigal and James

    Abrigal Forrester was 21 and just starting a long prison sentence when he found himself desperate for positive role models. He needed someone to look up to. He needed someone he could relate to and talk to.

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    Elaine and Christina

    It was an elementary school mentoring program in Rhode Island that first brought Elaine Belvin and Christina Markrush together.

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