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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In Real Life Blog Series: Mentoring in the Middle Grades

Throughout March, we are focusing on the role education plays In Real Life. Visit MENTOR’s blog to read weekly blog posts on the unique ways education intersects with mentoring, including program stories, real life mentoring features, and announcements on initiatives supporting our efforts to building a strong foundation […]

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Guest Author: Jason Cascarino, Chief Executive Officer, Spark
March 17th, 2016
Posted In: Education, In Real Life

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FRIENDS FIRST Students Inspire Others at National Mentoring Summit

In celebration of National Mentoring Month, eight young people from FRIENDS FIRST, a Colorado-based mentoring program that educates and mentors teens to make positive life choices and develop healthy relationships, traveled to Washington D.C. to participate in Capitol Hill Day and other events as part of the 2016 […]

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MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership
March 11th, 2016
Posted In: In Real Life, National Mentoring Summit

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Thank You for Your Service: Celebrating AmeriCorps Week

In July 2015, MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership (MENTOR) partnered with the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) to launch the Aspire Mentoring Corps with support from AT&T.  An innovative public-private partnership, the Aspire Mentoring Corps was announced in July 2014 with President Barack Obama at an […]

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MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership
March 11th, 2016
Posted In: Recognition

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MENTOR Partners with NBA Family to Increase Mentoring “In Real Life”

In January, MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership (MENTOR) celebrated National Mentoring Month with the launch of its signature campaign In Real Life as part of a collective effort to focus national attention on the need for mentors, identifying the importance of mentoring and the positive effect it can […]

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MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership
March 8th, 2016
Posted In: In Real Life

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MENTOR to Support National Initiative Aimed at Combating Chronic Absenteeism

Throughout March, we are focusing on the role education plays In Real Life. Visit MENTOR’s blog to read weekly blog posts on the unique ways education intersects with mentoring, including program stories, real life mentoring features, and announcements on initiatives supporting our efforts to building a strong foundation […]

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MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership
March 7th, 2016
Posted In: Education, In Real Life

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