Meeting Youth Where They Are: Why Social-Emotional Skills and Cultural Responsive Mentoring is Critical for College and Career Readiness

I knew something was off when I couldn’t focus in my courses, the weight of my head was too much to bear, and getting out of bed was increasingly difficult as the days passed. I couldn’t articulate this at the time, but I was suffering from depression. During […]

Read More

Proudly Announcing the 2017 Excellence in Mentoring Award Recipients

Barbara Carlson Gage, Julie Magallanes Guevara, Brandon L. McGee Jr., Samuel Powel MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership is proud to announce this year’s recipients of the Excellence in Mentoring Awards! These awards are presented annually to individuals who have demonstrated a longstanding commitment to meeting the mentoring needs of young […]

Read More

MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership
January 17th, 2017
Posted In: National Mentoring Summit, Recognition

One Comment


International Mentoring Day: Mentoring for a Better World

This blog post was kindly contributed by Eli A. Wolff and Mary A. Hums in recognition of International Mentoring Day. We celebrate International Mentoring Day on January 17 while honoring the legacy of Muhammad Ali on what would have been his 75th birthday. Reflecting on the power of […]

Read More

Eli A. Wolff, Partners for Youth with Disabilities & Mary A. Hums, University of Louisville
January 17th, 2017
Posted In: Events, National Mentoring Month Blog Series, Our Affiliates, Recognition

Leave a Comment


Mentoring Summit 2017: Fellows in the Spotlight

As the only national convening of youth mentoring practitioners, researchers, philanthropic partners and leaders, the National Mentoring Summit provides attendees with an opportunity to engage in skill building, peer learning, advocacy and networking. Every year since the Summit’s founding, MENTOR has received requests from mentoring practitioners who want […]

Read More

Julie Babyatzky, MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership
December 19th, 2016
Posted In: Events, National Mentoring Summit, Recognition

6 Comments


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 […]

Read More

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

Leave a Comment


Part of the Team, Part of the Progress

This post was originally featured on the National Service Official Blog. As part of a group of seven AT&T Aspire Mentoring Corps VISTA members serving in MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership’s Boston office and across its affiliate network of Mentoring Partnerships, I have had the privilege of working […]

Read More

Andrew Catanzariti, AmeriCorps VISTA, Aspire Mentoring Corps
December 29th, 2015
Posted In: Recognition

Leave a Comment