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2020 MENTOR statement on FY21 Budget Request

In response to the White House’s budget request to Congress, MENTOR CEO David Shapiro said: A budget is a reflection of our values. The White House’s Fiscal Year 2021 budget proposes deep cuts to investments in youth and families that are vital to their daily survival and healthy […]

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David Shapiro
February 10th, 2020
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American Student Assistance and MENTOR Launch Partnership to Drive Prioritization of Relationships for Young People

Washington, D.C. – Announced today at the National Mentoring Summit, American Student Assistance (ASA) is providing a major multi-year investment in MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership (MENTOR) to help meet the relationship needs of young people. A central component of the partnership includes the creation of a campaign and […]

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Erin Souza-Rezendes
January 30th, 2020
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MENTOR Signs On To National Child Abuse Coalition Letter to Congress

“We stand in solidarity with many partners including the National Child Abuse Coalition, Child Welfare League of America, and First Focus in re-asserting that the well-being of all young people must be a national priority. Extensive research demonstrates that separating children from families causes trauma that will negatively […]

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MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership
September 3rd, 2019
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MENTOR Applauds Bipartisan Foster Youth Mentoring Act

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 3, 2019 Bass, Bacon Introduce Bipartisan Foster Youth Mentoring Act WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.) and Rep. Don Bacon (R-Neb.) introduced legislation to authorize funding to support mentoring programs that have a proven track record in serving foster youth. Rep. Bass and […]

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MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership
June 4th, 2019
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Organizations Come Together to Serve Up Mentoring Opportunities with Local Deaf Youth and Professionals

Mentor Recruitment Campaign Comes to Washington, D.C. to Amplify Inclusive Relationships WASHINGTON, D.C. – To engage the local community and expose professionals and young people to the possibilities of mentoring, Starbucks, LinkedIn, and MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership hosted an evening of relationship-building, career mentoring, and inspiration as […]

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Erin Souza-Rezendes, Director of Communications
April 17th, 2019
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