January is National Mentoring Month

January is National Mentoring Month and we're amping up the celebrations all month long!  Take a look below to learn more about how you can get involved.

Mark Your Calendars

  • Wednesday, January 8  – I Am a Mentor Day: A day for volunteer mentors to celebrate their role and reflect on the ways mentees have enhanced their world.

  • Friday, January 17 – International Mentoring Day: A day of international conversation on social media where photos, videos and messages of powerful mentoring stories are shared.

  • Monday, January 20 – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service: A day to share in the inspirational words of Dr. MLK, Jr. and elevate the spirit of service through volunteerism.

  • Thursday, January 30 – #ThankYourMentor Day

Downloads and Resources

MENTOR's National Mentoring Month Communications Toolkits -- includes key messages, social media posts and media templates for digital engagement, advocacy, corporate engagement and more.

Mentoring Flipped Video Series -- includes links to inspirational mentoring stories from some of your favorite professional athletes

Digital Materials -- Download MENTOR's Facebook cover images, web badges, digital thank you cards and more.

Everyday Mentoring Weekly Tips -- Sign up to receive our Everyday Mentoring tips to learn more about providing mentoring support to young people in your life.

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