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We believe in the power of mentoring

The Mentoring Partnership advances mentoring in Western PA to ignite community involvement, strengthen programs and empower all youth to succeed in life.

Our Impact

 The Mentoring Partnership grows mentoring to ensure that all young people in our community have caring adults in their lives who are equipped to help them feel safe, supported and empowered to dream big. Take a look at this snapshot of our work!


Trained911mentors & mentees

Delivered1,048hours of no-cost support

What’s New

Magic of Mentoring 2023

Join us on October 10th for the Magic of Mentoring at Acrisure Stadium!

PNC Champions Club at Acrisure Stadium
Tuesday, October 10, 2023 from 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM

June 2023 Mentoring News

New Website, Data and Evaluation, Celebrating Pride Month and More!

Mentoring and Youth Mental Health Guide

Our "Mentoring and Youth Mental Health" Resource Guide shares information and tips on how to better support positive youth mental health and well-being.


Upcoming Trainings & Events


Creating Connections - Garfield Coaches

6:00PMMore info

Youth Mental Health First Aid - Garfield Coaches

10:00AMMore info

Cultural Humility

11:00AM | Carnegie Science CenterMore info

Featured Resources

Program Best Practices
Elements of Effective Practice for Mentoring

Research-based, practitioner-approved standards for creating and sustaining quality youth mentoring programs and impactful mentoring relationships.

Building Relationships
Everyday Mentoring

Everyday Mentoring recognizes that adults everywhere can make a mentoring difference for youth in their daily lives.

Building Relationships
Making the Most of Mentoring

This activity card provides tips for youth on how to build their networks and map out their goals.


Be a Mentoring Champion

Your support will make critical mentoring connections for kids in our community. Give today to ensure all youth know the power of having someone in their corner who believes in them!

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