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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In Real Life Blog Series: Helping Youth Sports Coaches Elevate Their Mission

Staying active helps promote increased health and wellness throughout all stages of life.  As the school year winds down and summer approaches, we’re sharing stories about how positive mentoring relationships support a healthy lifestyle through physical activity.  This post recognizes the important work done by MENTOR’s affiliate the Mentoring […]

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Kristan Allen, Director, Marketing and Communications, The Mentoring Partnership of Southwestern PA
May 10th, 2016
Posted In: In Real Life, Our Affiliates

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In Real Life Blog Series: Mentoring through Physical Education and Wellness

Staying active helps promote increased health and wellness throughout all stages of life.  As the school year winds down and summer approaches, we’re sharing stories about how positive mentoring relationships support a healthy lifestyle through physical activity.  This post recognizes the founder of the JT Dorsey Foundation, Julian […]

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MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership
May 6th, 2016
Posted In: In Real Life

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In Real Life Blog Series: Mentors Support Young Men of Color in Financial Planning

April is National Financial Literacy Month. Research has shown that American teens rank below half of their peers in other developed economies when it comes to financial literacy.  Mentors can play an important role in helping young people develop and maintain healthy financial habits – habits that are […]

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Guest Author: Dan Horgan, MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership
April 30th, 2016
Posted In: In Real Life

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Expert Panel Discusses Pathways to Reentry and Employment for the Formerly Incarcerated

This April, representatives from the White House, Bank of America Charitable Foundation, MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership (MENTOR), the National Urban League and others participated in a panel discussion to examine programs and policies aimed at helping at-risk youth stay on track and formerly incarcerated individuals find pathways […]

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MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership
April 29th, 2016
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In Real Life Blog Series: Coastway Community Bank: Mentoring for Financial Success

April is National Financial Literacy Month. Research has shown that American teens rank below half of their peers in other developed economies when it comes to financial literacy.  Mentors can play an important role in helping young people develop and maintain healthy financial habits – habits that are […]

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MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership
April 29th, 2016
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