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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Attendance Awareness Month

September 2015 This September marks the third annual Attendance Awareness Month campaign —an opportunity to rally your community, advocates, policymakers, volunteers, funders and supporters around the importance of attendance and its role in academic achievement! To support the goal of increased interest and engagement in school, MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership has […]

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MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership
September 1st, 2015
Posted In: Awareness, Campaigns, The Mentoring Effect

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Million Women Mentors STEM Mentoring Initiative

July 2015 MENTOR is proud to be a strategic partner of the Million Women Mentors (MWM) initiative, which is designed to get more women and girls involved in STEM careers through mentoring. MWM launch in January 2014 during National Mentoring Month. The initiative supports the engagement of one million science, […]

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MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership
July 22nd, 2015
Posted In: Campaigns

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Seven Aspire Mentoring Corps VISTAS Begin Year of Service

July 2015 MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership (MENTOR) is excited to be building the capacity of mentoring programs around the country by launching the Aspire Mentoring Corps. Seven AmeriCorps VISTA members began their service this week in MENTOR’s Boston office and Mentoring Partnerships around the country, where they will serve […]

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Molly Brenner, Manager, Mentoring Partnership Network
July 13th, 2015
Posted In: Campaigns

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Hour Children Mentor Voted Winner in National Mentoring Story Contest

July 2015 After a lively voting period, Chelsy Spencer, mentor with Hour Children in Long Island, New York, has been named the winner in Cabot Creamery Cooperative & MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership’s mentoring story contest. Spencer received 476 votes, with over 813 votes submitted for the three finalists […]

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Jennifer Merrill, Marketing & Communications Manager
July 10th, 2015
Posted In: Campaigns, Mentoring Stories

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Annual Mentoring Partnership Network Conference Explores Role of Mentoring in Bridging Communities

June 2015 Each year, MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership (MENTOR) and our nationwide network of affiliate Mentoring Partnerships gather for a three-day professional development and networking conference hosted in a different location annually by one of our affiliates. Our collective goals are to engage in discussion, presentations and hands-on learning […]

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Molly Brenner, Manager, Mentoring Partnership Network
June 19th, 2015
Posted In: Events

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