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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Mentoring and Middle School Success

May 2014 Started in 2009 as “Be a 6th Grade Mentor,” this program in the Pittsburgh Public School District expanded from matching 225 sixth graders with mentors to 450 middle school students with mentors in 2013 – thereby expanding the mentoring effect across middle school grade levels and […]

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MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership
May 1st, 2014
Posted In: The Mentoring Effect

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In Their Own Words

America’s Promise Alliance recently released a groundbreaking study called “Don’t Call Them Dropouts”,which takes an in depth look at the stories of youth who left high school before graduating.  In this powerful video, young people like Nico talk about the clusters of factors that led them off the path onhealthy […]

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MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership
May 1st, 2014
Posted In: Mentoring Stories, The Mentoring Effect

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MENTOR Ranks on the Social Impact 100

August 2013 After rigorous screening for proof of impact and ability to scale, MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership was included as a member of the Social Impact 100 (S&I100), signifying it is one of America’s top-performing 100 nonprofit organizations on this first-ever broad index of U.S. nonprofits. An initiative of the Social […]

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Jennifer Merrill, Marketing & Communications Manager
August 6th, 2013
Posted In: Recognition

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