For any press or media inquiries, please contact Liz Hardy, Director of Marketing & Communications, at lhardy@mentoring.org or 617-303-4617.

Funds for Mentoring at Risk

FOR IMMEDATE RELEASE May 23, 3017                                                        FUNDS FOR MENTORING AT RISK Statement of David Shapiro, CEO, MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership “Today the White House released its Fiscal Year 2018 (FY18) proposed budget. As we move to Congress’ work on appropriations we must remember that young […]

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David Shapiro, CEO, MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership
May 25th, 2017
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The House of Representatives Passes H.R. 695, the Child Protection Improvements Act

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 23, 2017      THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES PASSES H.R. 695, THE CHILD PROTECTION IMPROVEMENTS ACT WASHINGTON, D.C. –The House of Representatives passed H.R. 695 the Child Protection Improvements Act (CPIA), a bipartisan bill focused on protecting vulnerable populations (children, the elderly, and individuals with disabilities) […]

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Abbie Evans, Sr. Director, Government Relations at MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership
May 23rd, 2017
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Youth Development Organizations, Law Enforcement and Congress Work Together to Protect Federal Funds for Mentoring

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 4, 2017                      WASHINGTON – Over 40 youth serving organizations have expressed their support for the Youth Mentoring Grant, the only federal grant dedicated to providing investment in quality youth mentoring, by sending letters to the United States House and Senate Appropriations Committees. Collectively, these […]

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Abbie Evans, Government Relations Director
April 4th, 2017
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MENTOR Expands Board with Two New Volunteer Directors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 1, 2017 Boston (MA) – MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership (MENTOR) is excited to announce the appointment of two dynamic leaders to its Board of Directors. Bob Carr, founder and chairman of the Give Something Back Foundation, and Scott Sobel, co-founder of Valor Capital Group, […]

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MENTOR: the National Mentoring Partnership
March 20th, 2017
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President Obama Declares January 2017 National Mentoring Month

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WASHINGTON, DC – 2017 marks the 15th anniversary of National Mentoring Month’s launch in 2002.  Since then, each January has served as an annual kickoff of the widespread movement to connect more of the nation’s young people with caring adult mentors. In the final month of […]

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MENTOR: the National Mentoring Partnership
January 5th, 2017
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