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The Mentoring Partnership is dedicated to maximizing the opportunity for mentoring to transform the lives of young people.
Everyday Mentoring recognizes that caring adults everywhere can make a mentoring difference for youth in their daily lives.
LENS: Learning, Engaging, Networking & Sharing: Growth Mindset
Growth Mindset is the idea that you believe that you can develop intelligence. Fostering this mindset in youth is important to their current and future success. Did you know that students with a Growth Mindset do better in school? Join us this January to start the year off with a Growth Mindset and strengthen your program.
Meet Our National Mentoring Month Billboard Stars
January is National Mentoring Month and you may have noticed that we're celebrating with some pretty exciting billboards all over town featuring some great local mentoring programs. Take a look below to learn more about these programs and the amazing work they're doing in our community! Amachi Pittsburgh Amachi Pittsburgh was established in 2003 to respond to the needs of a growing, vulnerable population – children of incarcerated parents.
LENS Program Development Resource Series: Parent-Family Engagement
Parent-Family Engagement: Welcome, Honor, and Connect By: Meredith Bapir, Monitoring and Evaluation Technical Assistant, The Mentoring Partnership Because parents are a primary gatekeeper to the child, familial support of the mentoring relationship is critical to ensure matching success and effective, sustained relationships.
Moving Forward After a Divisive Presidential Election
Like many of you, we have seen the impact this year's divisive presidential campaign has had on youth in our community. We know the election has raised many questions and concerns...not just for youth, but also for the adults who support them.
National Mentoring Month 2017
January is National Mentoring Month, a time to celebrate and honor the importance of quality mentoring programs and the role that current mentors fill while also recruiting new supporters and volunteers. In Southwestern PA, there are nearly 20,000 kids being mentored. But there are still 815 kids on waiting lists for a mentor. Now is the perfect time to get involved...