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 […]

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AmeriCorps Week Blog Series: The Decision to Serve

In honor of AmeriCorps Week, we are joining the national celebration to recognize those who choose to serve. In its almost 25 year history, AmeriCorps has engaged over 1 million United States citizens to build our homes, teach our youth, strengthen our businesses, protect the environment, and serve […]

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Brendan Anderson
March 7th, 2017
Posted In: Awareness, Events, In Real Life, Mentoring Stories

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EY: Mentoring Strengthens Our Communities and Our Careers

As both a talent leader and Director of Corporate Responsibility at EY, I’ve seen how being involved in mentoring and volunteering in our communities has a direct impact on employee engagement. At EY, we hire tens of thousands of smart young people around the world every year. We […]

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Deborah K. Holmes, EY Americas Director of Corporate Responsibility
January 27th, 2017
Posted In: Corporate Engagement

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LinkedIn for Good: Giving Everyone a Shot at Economic Opportunity

With over 467 million members, LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network. As the leading professional platform, LinkedIn’s vision is to create economic opportunity for every member of the global workforce. LinkedIn for Good, the social impact arm of LinkedIn, takes this a step further by focusing on […]

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MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership
January 17th, 2017
Posted In: Corporate Engagement

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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 […]

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

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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 […]

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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

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